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... Tricor is usually prescribed for high triglycerides but sometimes for low HDL. It might be better for your son to try some natural remedies to raise his HDL before resorting to medication. Tricor can cause some of the same side effects as statins. I would suggest he eat walnuts, pecans, etc. ... (1 replies)
... Two drinks a day will up your tri's a little but if you can also up the HDL's the benefit to risk ratio is high. People who have high triglycerides from drinking are those who have FAR more than 2 drinks a day. ... (13 replies)
... My doctor is really upset with me. I turn 60 this week and she wants me to start a statin. She's been after me for years. I have genetic high cholesterol. Bloodwork showed total chol. ... (10 replies)

... prescription Omega 3 capsules. I take TheraTears, which is supposed to be good for contact lens wearers, but happens to have flaxseed oil as well as vitamin E and Omega 3. I don't have high cholesterol. ... (13 replies)
... Any particular brand of the Omega 3. No itching with it so far! (13 replies)
... and takes four pharma grade in the morning and four before going to bed. Also a friend of mine is on Gemfibrozil and experiencing an itching problem so do watch for side effects. Otherwise, good luck. ... (13 replies)
... and seems to have been around for a long time with no bad side effects so I'm pretty happy with it. ... (13 replies)
... Thanks for responding. I apologize I was not able to call the doctor's office. ... (13 replies)
... Gemfibrozil has been around for a coon's age, much longer than statins even. I found an entry for Lopid in my 1987 PDR. ... (13 replies)
... taking 3 daily for months before my latest test result above. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem to help with my TGs at all. ... (13 replies)
... and it can take a while for the symptoms to go away. ... (37 replies)
... I was taking Lipitor 10 mg for 4 years and it kept my numbers in range. Last year they doubled my medicine because my triglyceride and LDL starting coming back up. ... (4 replies)
... You are so lucky to have a great doctor. I too detest unnecessary meds. When my doc first saw my high LDL measurement, he immediately wanted to prescribe Lipitor. ... (11 replies)

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