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... Please see "Follow-up: Extremely High Triglycerides" (19 replies)
... kathy I have hi triglycerides on and off for a long time now some of mine is heredity the drs prefer the triglycerides to be at 180 or less there is a high rishk of stroke and heart attack with the hi triglycerides has your dr put u onm any lipid lowering meds? ... (20 replies)
... I have to disagree with this assessment. Dietary protein and fat (like that found in meat and eggs) has little impact on fasting triglyceride levels - many studies and clinical trials confirm this. It is not the fat in your diet that impacts triglyderides, but the carbohydrates. What has the biggest impact on triglycerides is dietary carbohydrate, in particular the sugars... (20 replies)

... from the extremely high trig level. ... (19 replies)
... and you will learn about how they cause you to have high insulin levels and high triglycerides.. ... (20 replies)
... Good to know! Have you taken any medication for the high triglycerides, or did you just use the fish oil supplements? ... (19 replies)
High Triglycerides
May 12, 2006
... cription med. so don't concern yourself with that until you've tried alternatives. Avoid too much dietary fat, sugars, and especially alcohol. Most people with high triglycerides seem have them spike with alcohol, I know mine do, even one beer a week before a lipid panel will elevate mine. ... (11 replies)
... Needless to say, we are extremely happy. ... (1 replies)
... High triglycerides in the blood are driven by eating carbohydrates. ... (4 replies)
... I really am aware that his triglycerides are off the charts. I am extremely concerned about this. This is the first time they have been so high. In addition to taking the medication, we're cutting carbs, sugars, no red meat. ... (19 replies)
... Kate, is this the first time he has had Trigs so high? I know my husband has had tests done in the past where his have been in the 400's, but 2020 is really something I never heard of. Hopefully the meds. will help, along with some of the suggestions U got from folks here, as that is really high!! Good luck, and do keep us posted.... :wave: (19 replies)
... Lipator does not lower trigs. The drug that does is Tricor but that does not touch cholesterol. My wife tried both and although the tricor did lower the trigs she had to stop all drugs because of gall stones that was discovered,. I recommend that anyone taking statins have their gall bladder checked with ultra sound to see if there are gall stones. So with that we switched... (20 replies)
... Kathy, just before halloween this year I had some blood work done, OOPS, my tri's were over 500 - that's prior to eating a lot of sweet items before the blood test. Mine are now much more reasonable with the 10 mg. of Lipitor - hang in there, if they don't go down, ask the doc for a INSULIN test, although my fasting blood sugars are within a normal range (86) my insulin was... (20 replies)
... I'm new here but there seems to be a wealth of information available from you guys...my triglycerides are really high, like 968 on my last test. Before that they were 550. Can someone tell me, relatively speaking, how high that is? ... (20 replies)
... My Triglycerides were 500. ... (19 replies)
... worker who was taking a drug to clear acne and had to go get your triglycerides checked periodically. ... (19 replies)
... cholesterol and glucose. Most diuretics can. My mom has been on lasix, hctz and now torsemide, which raised her cholesterol drasticly. It also made her a1c go extremely high. Since stopping the diuretics, she has dropped her a1c to 7 and her cholesterol to 243. She is still working to lower these numbers. ... (5 replies)
... What I gleaned from this tidbit is that alcohol can cause triglycerides to ZOOOM short term. ... (19 replies)
... depressant drug. It wasn't long before her triglycerides shot up to over 1000, and she had to stop taking it. ... (19 replies)
... Kate, Have your husband cut way-back on: alcohol sugars carbohydrates If he is overweight, start reducing calories and increasing exercise. (19 replies)




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