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... I have high triglycerides and have started taking fish oil. I was taking one after each meal but, they are making me neasous. I sometimes burp and I can taste the fish oil. Gross! ... (12 replies)
Fish oil
Apr 4, 2002
... sejodi What is the brand name of the fish oil caps you are using ? ... (6 replies)
... statin outweigh possible side effects. If Tricor is working, with no side effects, and your doctor wants you to take it... it may be best to just keep taking it. ... (12 replies)

... Those changes will help reduce your triglycerides, true. But will those alone reduce them enough? For some people, the answer is no - for whatever reason our bodies are in overdrive mode when it comes to triglyceride production by our liver. Meds, on top of diet and exercise changes are the only way to get triglycerides down to a reasonable number. At least I know that's... (9 replies)
... pravachol, crestor, tricor and prescription fish oil. ... (4 replies)
... so I'm very inerested in anything I can learn to help keep them down. Mr dr says she doesn't want to put me on any statins if she doesn't have to. I am taking Tricor right now which is a fibrate. ... (6 replies)
... no nutritional value, just sugar. Downing a Tricor with Mountain Dew is pretty insane. He should drink plain water... I know that sounds boring, but it's not difficult to get used to really. ... (4 replies)
... I finally got my lab results back today. I was having a problem with my trigs running about 402. Well, after taking krill oil for the last few months, my new number was down to 276! I know that's still high, but I'll take it. ... (30 replies)
... Are you going to stop the tricor also? ... (23 replies)
... I recently started taking Tricor. At first I had no problems but now I have many severe side effects. For one thing since I have been taking Tricor my appetite has increased. I have put on weight since beginning Tricor. Now I have severe diarrhea. ... (2 replies)
... My plan now is to keep the weight down and to continue the fish oil pills and get tested again in a couple of months to see what happens. ... (23 replies)
... Make sure you keep your HDL up so that your ratio is good... the higher the better. My Wife's HDL is at 103... LUCKY! Avacado and extra virgin olive oil should help raise HDL. ... (12 replies)
... I did tell the doctor that I don't want to be on Tricor any longer than needed. The doctor than told me that most people are usually on this for years and seemed reluctant to get me off of them. ... (23 replies)
... Carsusie, You have to be very careful when combining Lipitor and Tricor - I know, my doctor put me on Tricor in addition to Lipitor (which I had been on for about 7 years, was on Lopid prior to this for a number of years) - and I ran into serious muscle pain, weakness, and excercise intolerance within about 2 months... Do some reading on the web... Search for... (2 replies)
... Part II: Lipoprofiles: 08/2002 10/2002 07/2003 LDL Particle # (nmol/L) 755 554 860 (optimal <1100) LDL Size (nm) 20.3 20.8 21.4 (Low Risk is Pattern A 20.6-22.0) Large HDL (mg/dL) 8 17 35 (Neg Risk Factor>30, Pos Risk <11) Large VLDL... (17 replies)
... 6-8 grams a day is an effective dose - it may make you "burpy" for lack of a better term and smell a little fishy - freeze the pills and they won't make you nearly as burpy but I can't do much about the fishy smell. I'd at least inform your Dr. - and if you want to D/C the Tricor and try diet/exercise/fish oils - definately talk to your Dr - (23 replies)
... I started having severe abdominal pain, along with a fever, extreme nausea, and feeling very weak and tired all the time like I had the flu. I haven't taken the TriCor for 3 days now, and am starting to feel better. Still very sore muscles and tiredness. ... (0 replies)
... prent reason they shot up 500 level. After a year of this high level and trying varios things, my doctor decided on tricor. I have had no more side effects with Tricor and Liptor together then I did when I took just Lipitor by itself. ... (12 replies)
... The doctor said if they are still that high he wanted to do some more tests and most likely put me on Tricor to help lower. ... (2 replies)
... Results Simvastatin (40mg) and Tricor (48mg) My latest results are: TC: 199 HD: 37 LD: 99 Tri: 317 My previous results about 6 weeks ago with Vytorin (10/40mg): TC: 179 (0 replies)

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