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... If you have total cholesterol and triglycerides you can calculate your LDL. ... (3 replies)
... years now, and my cholesterol numbers have been "good" according to my doctor. I also take Micardis for high blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... cholesterol reading which is both worrying and surprising. My cholesterol is 211, HDL 53 and LDL 149. ... (0 replies)

... Putting the numbers into the right had side give a total cholesterol of 283, far worse than the 228. Usually when tiglycerides are that high one is usually told "cannot calculate LDL with triglycerides over 400. ... (4 replies)
... I am pleased with all of the above and my LDL must be quit low as well. Once I figure out how to calculate it I will post it . Anyway, I might be getting just a wee bit to much of Vytorin and might cut my pill in half. ... (11 replies)
Weird Cholesterol
Oct 22, 2004
... and very low triglyceride level. And don't worry about that LDL of 170 because that number isn't accurate. See, on the majority of lipid tests the lab measures total cholesterol, HDL, and triglycerides but they calculate LDL rather than measure it. ... (7 replies)
... There is more to the calculation than you have included. One factor is your total cholesterol. ... (1 replies)
... Ooooops yes typo, sorry. Yes! Total new number was 193. Any thoughts on why the hdl dropped so drastically? ... (3 replies)
... Hi chill2000 I calculate your recent Total Cholesterol to be 193mg/dl. Typo? Yack. (3 replies)
Fish Oil...
Nov 11, 2007
... From what I've read this is what you most likely can expect for fish oil. In most cases it will not lower your total cholesterol or LDL. ... (19 replies)
... Look at your total cholesterol & triglyceride score, calculate your LDL and then see if you have a real concern. Sometimes body chemistry is meant to be the way it is even after you do everything right. :jester: (9 replies)
... D It is an approxiamation to calculate LDL but only that. ... (24 replies)
... Statin. Slowed the drinking of alcohol and soda, cut back the calories to lose some weight, cut the bad fat to lose some points and I only managed a 22 point in total cholesterol. ... (10 replies)
... Thats the problem with a calculated LDL. The higher your trigs. the lower you ldl and the lower your total cholesterol... ... (1 replies)
... My trigs were too high to be able to calculate LDL. ... (9 replies)
... Sounds like the 265 should be the TC, as the way I calculate it, that would make her LDL 146. If those are her correct numbers, her ratio should be about 2.5. Don't sound bad to me. ... (25 replies)
... Frankie...I think she meant her diabetes can up the Trigs.???? Finally got hubby taking it, and also he found a nice apple/cinnamon oatmeal he likes, so we are making progress with him. I'm really hoping his Trigs. next test come down, as U know, he is always in the 400's. Oh well, at least he is giving it the old college try... :) Have a good one, and TTYL.... :wave: (41 replies)
... If your triglycerides are still very high, ask your doctor to measure your HDL and LDL directly. The standard lipid test uses a formula to calculate LDL based on your total cholesterol. ... (41 replies)
... people they said that total cholesterol seldom, or rarely ever goes under 90 on anyone. They said these numbers were excellent. ... (8 replies)
... I had a total of 6 tests for each seperate thing. They come in boxes of 6 or 25. Of course 25 is alot more expensive. ... (6 replies)


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