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... Hi.. I think my dr. doesn't get the connection between hypothyroid and cholesterol.. I am currently on 2 grains of Armour and have battled with my cholesterol.. based on my latest labs for thyroid.. i am in need of more meds for thyroid. I have been trying to get my total down.. it is now 202 down from 220 from 4/11/11. total 220 HDL 47 LDL 140.4 VLDL ... (0 replies)
... hello just wanted to share about my hdl when i was 26. just went to the doc for my knee so did test. also he said to test my cholesterol and shocking my hdl was 22, so he told me to excersice eat good and we will see in three months. so after 3 months it was 26 but not much. ... (3 replies)
... What WAS the HDL 3 months ago? ... (7 replies)

Hdl problem
Aug 26, 2014
... week before it was normal. The last Lipid I did was in 2011, it was Total Cholestrol 170, HDL 43, LDL 130, Triglyceride 90, in 2010 it was Total Cholestrol 165, HDL 34, LDL 110, Triglyceride 108, in 2009, it was Total Cholestrol 156, HDL 29, LDL 120, Triglyceride 110. ... (0 replies)
... Beware of those tests at a health fair, the Blood test at the LAB is the only thing reliable, example, husband was told his HDL was 26, scared me to death , they had his ratio at 7. ... (12 replies)
... He does have a simivestan perscription, that he takes about 10mg every couple days, but I did not think that could increase HDL anyway? ... (8 replies)
Hdl 26...
Mar 24, 2005
... Since you mentioned diet/weight loss already, I can't give you that line (it is my favorite though, since I once had HDL in the 25-30 mg/dL range, and now have it in the 60-70 mg/dL range). Other things to try: Fish oil (epa) will interfere with CETP to lower TG and elevate HDL (as donsabi wrote) ...as will moderate alcohol consumption ...as does the cardio exercise ... (2 replies)
... If I am reading the post correctly, the previous HDL was 29. ... (7 replies)
Very low hdl
Jun 13, 2005
... I can't think of anyone I've seen where the advice "Eat more eggs" would be more appropriate. Eggs typically increase both HDL and LDL, but with your low TC, you can take it. ... (3 replies)
... Your cholesterol is certainly not high, so you have no problem there. However, your HDL is on the low side, and your triglycerides are too high. By cutting back on carbohydrates, you should be able to lower your triglycerides. ... (9 replies)
HDL Levels
Oct 8, 2006
... Laura, Is he taking the niacin AND the Lipitor. That's what's required for me to get over 40 without booze. Fortunately, though low, my last two HDL breakdowns have included HDL-2's of 26 and 20 which at least puts most of my HDL into the better fraction Dan, I am only a few years younger than you and get a HUGE 20 point oomph if I... (15 replies)
Hdl 26...
Mar 24, 2005
... My HDL would not go above 28 no matter what medication I was on. ... (2 replies)
... both changed their eating habits... I look around on this board and see no one with an HDL as low as mine and this concerns me.. The doc says for me to exercise but I am afraid.. ... (7 replies)
... He is already thin, waist is 32 inches. He rarely eats hydronated stuff. Mono saturated is basically Olive oil, right? We do use that , but others also. Jobs requires walking here and there, but it is not enough to get the heart racing, so I guess 20 minutes of rigorous exercise is due. Last Oct his HDL was 46, I just do not see that he is doing anything differnt now... (8 replies)
... The usual non-drug ways to increase HDL: * Increase exercise (how much exercise does his job require?). * Lose body fat (is he already lean and muscular, or does he have a large soft belly despite being non-overweight?). * Avoid all trans fats from hydrogenated oils. * Replace polyunsaturated fats with monounsaturated fats. * Note: saturated fats may raise HDL, but also... (8 replies)
Niacin Studies
Oct 24, 2006
... Lenin, Remember that the 12 gram result is with regular Niacin! There are 2 studies in the Monograph regarding Combination therapy. 1. 29 participants (whose baseline LDL was 215) took 500 mg Niacin (Slo-Niacin 1 g x 2/day was rotated after 12 months for 8 months x2) x 4/day with lovastatin 20mg/day and colestipol 10 g x 2/day. No clinical significant differences were... (24 replies)
... After being off Lipitor for a year and trying almost everything to lower his cholesterol his numbers are still not good. The latest numbers are total TC 269, HDL 53, Tri 104 and LDL 195. The previous test six months ago was TC 274, HDL 52, Tri 110 and LDL 200. ... (7 replies)
Hdl 26...
Mar 23, 2005
... My HDL has been under 30 for five consecutive blood tests. I'm currently taking 1000 mg of Advicor which raised it to 33 once. ... (2 replies)
HDL numbers
Mar 12, 2001
... I had the same experience. When I brought my TC down, I brought the HDL down with it. It went as low as 26 at one point, down from 39. ... (5 replies)
... Alcohol is a two edged sword; small amounts are supposed to be good for raising HDL, but alcohol also raises triglycerides. (8 replies)




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