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... How is your diet? High triglycerides in the blood are driven by eating carbohydrates. To reduce your triglycerides you might want to greatly reduce sugars, junk snack foods, and other high-carb foods like alcohol, rice, white breads, anything made from white flour in the diet. If that isn't enough you might need to reduce (not cut out) whole grains and fruits, too. It isn't... (4 replies)
... I too have very high triglycerides. It is nothing you did wrong for your fasting etc. I don't drink and I sorta have a unhealthy diet. ... (4 replies)
... I just got a blood test, and so surprised at triglyceride level scored at 20. ... (4 replies)

... You do realize, I'm sure, that your husband does have a very serious triglyceride problem. ... (19 replies)
... Hi Rudiraven ! I did entertained a customer (a little abuse with beer, but not so heavy drunk) at 12:00 - 14:00 noon time, then at 9:30 next morning I took the blood test. It means 19 and 1/2 hour ahead. During this period of time I got a light dinner the night before the tested day. From wake-up time (6:00 AM) until tested time (9:30 the same date) I took no food nor water,... (4 replies)
... I also question your food and drink consumption before the test. You are supposed to completely fast for 12 hours before the test. Nothing to eat or drink except some water. Is that what you did? I would request a retest, it just sounds way off. (4 replies)
... Just got my lipid panel. LDL is 440, HDL 62, triglyceride 52. Last test 6 yrs ago had total of 138, so change is dramatic. ... (4 replies)
... I am a strong proponent of statin use in people who have heart disease, or are at very high risk of heart disease. ... (5 replies)
... An extremely high triglyceride level coupled with low HDL is called Metabolic syndrome or Syndrome X and it is HIGHLY correlated with heart disease... ... (10 replies)
... I had two Manhattans an hour before a blood draw several years ago...I got a triglyceride of over 900. ... (19 replies)
... Just wanted to add something here. A reduction in carb intake will reduce the TG level in most people, but there is also a correlation between body fat level + exercise vs. overall TG level. The lower the body fat composition is and the more exercise, in general, the lower your overall TG readings will be. I agree with Alan that the fat or protein content of the meals... (20 replies)
... and starches will result in a dramatic drop in triglyceride levels. ... (20 replies)
... Of course, as you know, both numbers are HORRIBLY high and must come down. ... (20 replies)
... The normal Triglyceride count should not exceed 200. ... (5 replies)
... going through right now. The kidney problem especially. Your liver should be able to recover if you have stopped the meds. I also think that medications to lower triglyceride levels very very fast, has to cause problems over longer periods of time. ... (30 replies)
... I am 22 and extremely active, I workout 5 times a week lifting weights and running 1.5 miles. I eat very healthy as well with the occassional cheat here and there. ... (3 replies)
... Lenin, I'd counter by saying that in the absense of fasting, taking triglyceride levels would be pointless, unless you took them hourly, for many days (or some other extreme repeated sampling scheme). The only way we can evaluate potential problematic levels is to compare them to large sample averages. Triglycerides are extremely labile, as you say - probably more so then... (14 replies)
... Let's see what the results of the fenofibrate is on that excruciatingly high triglycerides of yours. It's obviously a genetic trait of yours. ... (5 replies)
... It's pretty well documented that even a little alcohol can cause large increases in plasma triglyceride levels. ... (5 replies)
HIGH Triglycerides
Apr 23, 2006
... This should help to quickly lower your triglyceride numbers.... ... (10 replies)

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