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Nov 5, 2008
... I just had my annual physical done. My cholesterol test was as follows: Total Cholesterol: 267 Triglycerides: 110 HDL: 62 LDL-C: 183 Non HDL: 205 Chol/HDL: 4.3 VLDL: 22 TG/HDL: 1.79 (0 replies)
... I have had high cholesterol since at least 1989 when it was 305. The lowest it has been is 267. Currently it is 297 with the following breakdown. ... (5 replies)
... Total cholesterol ranges are age group dependent. I think 267 is high for any age group. ... (6 replies)

... Statin therapy can significantly reduce morbidity and mortality in diabetics. The decision to treat should be based on vascular risk and not initial cholesterol levels. ... (1 replies)
... risk factor. Ideally, it should be less than 4.0. Depending on what your HDL is, it is entirely possible that you may not have to worry all that much about your total cholesterol reading. For example, assuming that you have a total cholesterol level of 267 and your HDL is 70, your ratio would be 3.8, which isn't bad. ... (10 replies)
... Throughout the usual LDL cholesterol range in Western populations, lower blood concentrations are associated with lower cardiovascular disease risk. ... (76 replies)
... If it was me, I'd add a few more dietary supplements to the existing regiment and see what happens in a few months, but I'd monitor sugar levels and blood pressure as diet pills can affect that. removed] In our case, we added Pantesin (Pantethine), a special vitamin B-5, 300mg x 3 daily to our regiment. I'd consume a regular 'one a day' type of vitamin too. To... (8 replies)
... mg of Policosanol, 3000 mg of fish oil, green tea caps, 1000 vit C, extra B complex Vit's, we use olive oil. He had been on Lipitor when his cholesterol was 308, Hdl 56, LDL 242 and 10 mg's brought the numbers down to total 173, HDL 51, and LDL 106. ... (8 replies)
... and you also add your HDL to come up with a total cholesterol WELL into the 300's, probably the UPPER 300's. ... (7 replies)
... So you don't think statins do ANYONE any good? Well, you are wrong my friend, but certainly entitled to your opinion. :D BTW>>>what were your #s? That would be interesting. Oh another thing for your *research* ;) : (76 replies)
... should be mandatory with statins. There's also a belief that the magic answer is lower cholesterol. There's an extremely loose correlation between cholesterol and heart attacks. Statins do an excellent job of lowering cholesterol. ... (76 replies)
... Jane, Your problem appears to be the high triglycerides, and statins are not good at lowering them - they work on LDL. Your HDL is very good, as is your LDL/HDL ratio. Your LDL level was probably 'calculated', not directly measured, and part of the calculation is based on the triglycerides. So if you lower the trigs, your LDL will go down also. The chances of liver... (27 replies)
... My doctor just called with my cholesterol readings: Total: 267, Tri 219, HDL 68, LDL 155. He wants to put me on 20mg Lovastatin. I am terrified of the possible side effects of statins. My overall ratio is 3.9 and I thought that was very good. Also, I have a couple drinks each night before dinner. I heard statins affect the liver. Would the combination of statins and... (27 replies)
... I am a 44 year aged male and just got my blood results: Total - 267 HDL - 57 LDL - 176 VLDL - 34 Trig - 172 Chol/HDL - 4.7 My doctor immediately put me on 10/20 Vytorin for about a month. (5 replies)

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