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... original numbers - total- 257, ldl 182, hdl 50, trig 124. after 45 days of 10mg zocor - total 189, ldl 113, hdl 47, trig 145. just wondering why hdl went down and trigs went up ??? larry (1 replies)
... examining if my cholesterol can be controled only by diet and exercise. ... (3 replies)
Ldl/tc 182/260
Sep 15, 2005
... You have an excellent cardiologist. Wish there were more like him/her. (22 replies)

Ldl/tc 182/260
Sep 10, 2005
... re finding this out age 50. Although your HDL is pretty good, the LDL has to come down. I'm an advocate of LDL 100 or less. That means you would need a total of around 180, given your TRIGS and HDL. If you can accomplish that with diet..GREAT. If not....well...statins are the way to go. ... (22 replies)
... I'm new here, but have been a lurker for quite some time. I'm 23 yrs. old and had my cholesterol tested for the first time less than three months ago. All I know from that test is that my total cholesterol was 266. ... (3 replies)
... from 149 to 78. My totol cholesterol actually when up. Kind of disappointed with the LDL going up! Also my total Bilirubin when from 1.5 to 1.8. I guess all those hype about taking natural supplements to lower cholesterol is just hype! ... (6 replies)
... I take 20 mgs of Lipitor and have always had good to excellent cholesterol readings. In October of this year, my readings were 160 Total cholesterol, 46 Triglycerides, 78 HDL and 73 LDL which is excellent. ... (5 replies)
... e a heavy history of heart disease in my family. I was having shortness of breath, went for a full workup, and got bad news. I have a calcium score of 640. My total cholesterol at the time was 182. ... (6 replies)
... I finally got my TC below 200, 182 to be exact. I lowered my triglycerides by following a diet based on the glycemic index. ... (2 replies)
... Lenin, here are my results. I tested at 254 2 weeks prior to my work-related screening. I started on 10mg Lipitor immediately... Total Cholesterol: 182 HDL: 60 Total/HDL Ratio: 3.03 LDL: 96 Triglycerides: 126 (12 replies)
Good News...
Oct 3, 2005
... Well that is definitely great news. Did U do it all with diet and exercise? Seeing U did so well, I would keep on doing the same thing. Even though they said U could eat some things U stopped, go REAL easy on them. Congrats., great to hear good news...... :wave: (19 replies)
Good News...
Oct 3, 2005
... My LDL level has gone down from 182 to 104. My total cholesterol has gone down from 260 to, I think she said, 174. All of the other tests came back negative. ... (19 replies)
Latest results
Mar 17, 2005
... ou're taking some worthwhile supplements. Keep it up. Naturally, it's hard to say how much of an impact they may have had on your numbers. Of course, most of the cholesterol lowering effect was most likely attributed to the Lipitor. But don't ever expect doctors to give a thumbs up to nutritional supplements. ... (9 replies)
... Am not overweight, DO HAVE high platelet count that runs around 500 always. I am scared to start taking the Lipitor because before, when my cholesterol skyrocketted to 550 they gave it to me and it made me dizzy. PCP says to take it at night but I really hate to take ANYTHING. ... (4 replies)
... After two solid years under doctor care, and working hard to improve diet and exercise...I was EXACTLY where I started in terms of MI risk given that my total to HDL ratio was only marginally changed. ... (24 replies)
... patients with angina pectoris or previous myocardial infarction and serum cholesterol 5. ... (76 replies)
... I think I share your Famial hperlipidemia...My poor mother tried so hard just before statins were developed to get her cholesterol to decent results with absolutely no luck... ... (30 replies)
... After two solid years under doctor care, and working hard to improve diet and exercise...I was EXACTLY where I started in terms of MI risk given that my total to HDL ratio was only marginally changed. ... (30 replies)
Calcium buildup
Jun 21, 2004
... Your total cholesterol number means nothing. You need to know your HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, if you want a fair heart risk assessment. ... (10 replies)
... Sorry! I should have given those right up front! Total cholesterol: On statins--191 Without--269 Triglycerides: On statins--182 Without--221 HDL On statins--48 without--47 LDL On statins--106 Without--178 I know this is not good! I also need to lose weight and get off my duff more often. I am working on that too. I have two months to bring these numbers... (10 replies)

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