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... Has anyone heard of the new Centrum cardio vitamin to lower cholesterol? ... (1 replies)
... Yes, I recently saw the TV advertising for this product. The only difference I can see from their regular Centrum multi-vitamin is that they added 400 mg of phytosterols, a natural ingredient mainly derived from soybeans. This may help some people but probably not everyone. If you already are taking a good, quality multi-vitamin that you like, then you could probably add... (1 replies)
Vitamin E and CHD
Mar 26, 2010
... which is Synthetic Vitamin E. The results of the Synthetic Vitamin E have not been as good as the Natural E. Vitamin C is another potent antioxidant, which greatly improves heart function and fights off many systemic infections and diseases. ... (2 replies)

... Have to apologize for saying I took the 400 IU of E. We use to take it and then a lil over a year ago the cardio guy told us not to, as it wasn't all it was cracked up to be... ... (5 replies)
Centrum Cardio
Jul 11, 2008
... Centrum Cardio has plant sterols, which may lower LDL (approx. 10% or so). However, there is no proof that plant sterols actually lower one's risk of heart disease that I am aware of. Plant sterols are similar to cholesterol in structure, and have been found in artery plaque, the same as cholesterol. If you have elevated cholesterol + risk factors, I think better... (9 replies)
... readings, and it might be a good idea to take it back and get a cuff type. This is not the way you want to spend your weekend. I know when hubby took ours to the cardio guy, they just couldn't position it properly on him and he was getting ridiculous readings, some way too high and some way too low. ... (30 replies)
... JJ, I went to a me doc near my work for the first time and she on her own did that test nothing really prompted her..but she scared the pants off of my also when she saw my CRP. I like my other doc better he would always be I'm sending you for tests just to be safe and nothing to worry about..There is a side of me that never wants to go back to the docs ever again..Lisa (29 replies)
... I know last dr. I had was a panic type, and when some blood work came back about my potassium level being low, he freaked and sent me to a cardio guy, which of course scared the pants off of me. After having an Echo done, the dr. ... (29 replies)
... Yes, that is why we like his cardio guy and the group so much, they tell it honest and don't try to shove things on you just to make a buck. I had a dr. ... (5 replies)
... U could be right, I really don't know. Next time hubby goes to the cardio man I am going to ask. We were taking the gel caps, like U said, the synthetic type. ... (5 replies)
... I agree..... Aim for at least 1,000mg Vitamin C up to 2,000mg. ... (15 replies)
... e Niacin at bed time to help boost my HDL. Right now my HDL is at 42. My LDL is at 75 and Trig are at 83. I also take fish oil daily. If I may ask how many mg of Vitamin C do you take a day? ... (35 replies)
... asking the dr. and friends questions. Well to make a long story short, his eyes were opened as well, and that is when we both said..ENOUGH!! After talking to his cardio man and trying Niaspan, Folic Acid etc., it just went on and on, so finally he got ticked like me and dumped everything in the pail. Of course his reg. dr. ... (9 replies)
... I think we have seen them 300 maybe twice, so I have him doing the oatmeal, cinnamon, and extra vitamin C to see if we can get them down. I can't fault him for eating badly either, as he really tries to eat sensably, and he is only about 8 lbs. ... (14 replies)
... He told me he was cured of cancer approximately 20 years ago. He was cured by 10,000mg a day of Vitamin C and a drug known as Inerferon. ... (37 replies)
... new personal record with that 120 HDL reading, surpassing a previous HDL reading of 113. Unfortunately, the news wasn't all good. This doctor also measured my Vitamin D blood level, and the reading came back low, VERY LOW. Ironically, Vitamin D is one of the few supplements that I had never really paid much attention to. ... (18 replies)
... As for my resting BP, I have no idea. They did check my heart rate, pulse, liver function, thyroid, testosterone levels, kidneys function, vitamin d, and vitamin b12 levels, and they said everything was good. ... (5 replies)
... rate, aside from also being a gentlemen. He has a great bed side manner and is often consulted by other top doctors in the New York area. A disagreement about my vitamin regimen is not enough to consider another doctor. Let's be honest, many doctors are quacks, including some alternative doctors. ... (10 replies)
... I speak with my cardio next week, and we'll have to go over new options. ... (5 replies)
... will address many of your concerns. Vitamin C has been studied for almost every health condition from Cancer to Heart disease with very positive results. ... (15 replies)

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