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... My doctor put me on 10 mg of Zetia and 10mg of Lipitor. My bad cholestrol previously had been 134. Now my readings ldl 57 hdl 80 don't know what trycl. were total cholestrol 157. I asked my doctor when he gave me the numbers and said on no that's great. Just want another opinion. ... (9 replies)
... lowered LDL, not low LDL without drugs. Or is the latter rare enough that medical researchers are not concerned enough to look into it? ... (9 replies)
... Unless I figured it wrong, quick math shows LDL to HDL ratio of 0.58 and Total Cholestrol ratio of 2.84 to 1. ... (1 replies)

... Hmmm, that ratio is not so good, no. My husband, who's just as skinny as you, recently got similar blood work. Excellent triglyceride level, but total cholesterol a bit too high and a bad ratio. ... (16 replies)
... My husband was told to start on Zocor last December by the family doctor. His total cholestrol was 228 while his triglyceries were 105. Other chol numbers were elevated. He has been taking 20 mg of generic Zocor for a year. ... (1 replies)
... Wow! A total near 100 mg/dL is pretty hard to achieve. I had mine as low as 96 mg/dL before, but my numbers were something like LDL 51 HDL 44 TG 34 (just looked back on my post to JacquelineL). Anyway, thats the first I heard of it. Even the most staunch cholesterol watchers use a cutoff of 150 mg/dL total. I think maybe your doctor meant LDL <100 mg/dL, which is exactly... (9 replies)
... Hi zip2play My Cardiologist said that 161 would be fine if I was a man but not for a woman with heart disease he wants My total Cholestrol around a 100 I believe. ... (9 replies)
High cholestrol
Sep 3, 2015
... r a product that will provide you with a daily minimum of 660mg EPA and 340mg DHA. Do not take more than 3 grams of this product per day as the blood will become too thin and may cause stomach upsets. If you are consuming high daily intakes of Omega 6, then lower its intake to around the same as Omega 3. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Gemi: With heart disease despite an apparently good cholesterol, are you are a candidate for those special studies: C-reactive protein, lipoprotein (a), homocysteine and lipid particle size? Please request copies of all of your studies (and hospital record) for your own portfolio. (9 replies)
... I really wish I could post them but I only have what I remembered and I am not due for an office visit until next month. Last week my total was 270 and I think my LDL was 200. ... (30 replies)
... if you went overboard on the olive oil and "good fats" you should know that too much of any fat, yup, even good fat can rake havoc on your cholesterol levels. ... (30 replies)




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