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... My Dr. has me taking fish oil for high Tri. ... (1 replies)
... trying to figure out which bottle of fish oil capsules I should take. I read that for heart disease prevention, I should take 1000 mg 3 times a day. ... (4 replies)
... EPA per 1000mg capsule. That would be FOUR of those per day. ... (19 replies)

... Only you can decide how much risk you are willing to take. But both high cholesterol and drugs present some risks. In all probability your risk is low of having a cardiovascular event in the next few years. ... (8 replies)
... Ok, I'm not an expert here...but from everything I've read, it's not the TOTAL mg's of the fish oil that you are taking that matters, it is the total amounts of Omega 3's that you are taking. ... (23 replies)
... mg x 3 daily to our regiment. I'd consume a regular 'one a day' type of vitamin too. ... (8 replies)
... Well done BouBou, nice to see you followed the advice given you several months ago. No CoQ10? (4 replies)
... I have was taking 2000 mg of ryr and daily fish oil. My numbers got lower than that but my stomach couldn't take it. I quit taking it and my numbers went back up to 237. I started taking the red yeast rice again but only 600 mg per day and continued with 2 grams of fish oil. ... (4 replies)
... No statins, was on Lipitor and Baycol, MAJOR GI problems, weakness, and developed high BP. Strange, for 59 yrs. it was very low..Hmmmmm Tried Welchol, felt like a constipated whale, so ditched that too. Tried non flush Niacin, still got itchy on a lousy 100 mgs., BUMMER!!! ... (16 replies)
... nd I thought it would help us to know just what each is doing to lower cholesterol and have better heart health. Would you be willing to list the things you are taking and what you are doing and also what has worked and what has not and any good and bad side effects you have encountered? ... (16 replies)
... I started taking niaspan about 9 months ago with very favourable results. I was taking 1000 mg a day . About 6 months ago I doubled the dose to 2000 mg of regular niacin. ... (0 replies)
... I am 46 and started Atkins in Jan. Have lost 15 lbs. of the 30 lbs. goal and have never felt better in my life. ... (2 replies)
... has a blood thinning effect and helps a little with the cholesterol numbers. ... (20 replies)
... I do not strictly adhere to any particular diet, although I tend to favor one which is consistent with a reduced intake of carbohydrates. What I am strict about is my exclusion of sugary junk foods and unhealthy snacks, such as desserts, cookies, cakes, pastries, donuts, etc. ... (10 replies)
... release niacin, for about a year and a half. ... (3 replies)
... r your quick reply. No I do not take calcuim blockers. I was on a protocol of the following supplements because I could no longer take statins any longer because of intollerance problems, so I was taking Red Yeast Rice 800 mg, Nician 2000 mgs , Beta Sitiosteriol 1200 mg . Beta 3.6. ... (11 replies)
... I have been trying to find a way to lower my numbers for a couple years, since taking paxil added 40 pounds and shot all my numbers through the roof. ... (26 replies)
New numbers!
Aug 24, 2005
... Hi gardeninggal...Thanx for the well wishes, and yes, it is a shame we are forced to constantly think of numbers to keep our drs. from being pains. Like I told hubby, it may be just a fluke that the numbers went so low, but for now, it keeps the dr. off my back.... ... (19 replies)
Please help
Mar 11, 2003
... possible to try exercise first. I think the reason most doctors want to throw pills at you from the start is that most people quite simply are not going to make a concerted effort to change. ... (4 replies)

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