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... I'll go back on the Trilipix awhile after surgery, I think... ... (20 replies)
... aid both my "good" and "bad" cholesteral levels came back very good. However, he said I have a high "small particle count". Next thing I know he has prescribed Trilipix for me to take each day. ... (1 replies)
... Got my last round of bloodwork back after 4 weeks on Trilipix and a second month of Simvastatin. ... (20 replies)

... My doctor then put me on Trilipix and kept me on pravastatin. I did a home trig. test. ... (0 replies)
... heart issues. Cardiologist wants me to continue with Trilipix for a couple of months and then revisit. Exercise is helping with overall feeling good, if anything, and the weight continues to come off. ... (20 replies)
... I would follow your doctors advice for sure, but don't be afraid to ask questions. The Trilipix can lower your trig. vastly. He just wants you to get out of the dangerous range. ... (20 replies)
... Ok, so the cardiologist is preaching patience when it comes to the cholesterol numbers. Mentioned that if the Trilipix/Simvastatin combo along with exercise and weight loss haven't budged my numbers enough in 3-6 months, that we'll start looking at alternatives, such as Niaspan (probably Simcor to combine the Simvastatin I'm on with Niaspan). I still get to go in for an... (20 replies)
... I'm also on my 2nd month of Simvastatin 20mg daily and 2nd week of Trilipix 135mg daily. ... (20 replies)
... I'm not sure if you really need Trilipix on top of a statin plus fish oil. ... (20 replies)
... Thanks for the replies, everyone. I've completely cut out alcohol, I am down to 2 slices of whole-wheat bread daily and the fruits I consume consist of mainly banana's and apples with the occasional mixture of blackberries, raspberries and blueberries every night in place of ice cream (yes, I gave that up a couple of evenings ago and I don't realy miss it with the fruit in... (20 replies)
... The nurse just called and said the good doctor is still concerned about the elevated Trig's and very low HDL, so would like to to add Trilipix to the mix, as well. ... (20 replies)
... Also, has anyone taken Trilipix with success? ... (1 replies)
... I'm not sure why the Niaspan didn't work. Trilipix is a fibrate yes and it's the only one approved to be used with a statin. ... (30 replies)
... or Trilipix before I ask to try Niaspan? ... (7 replies)
Mar 1, 2010
... I was given an Rx for Trilipix in December. It was for the lowest doasge, 45 mg per day to start. ... (4 replies)
Friend's numbers
Sep 6, 2013
... Turns out he is not on Statins but a drug called Trilipix, to lower his triglycerides. He does exercise - rides his bike every day and doesn't eat junk food or a lot of carbs. He obviously has a genetic component. I have suggested to him my regime of supplements: RYR, COQ10, Flush Niacin and Krill Oil. This lowered my genetically high numbers to the low risk category. ... (6 replies)
... I went to the doc for something unrelated and found out all of a sudden my triglycerides are 592!!! I did not fast before test as it was not scheduled test. I am a male 27 years old my doc gave me 135mg trilipix. I started changing my diet as soon as I got home. I have a wife and a 6 month old daughter. I am scared that I am going to have a heart attack or a stroke will i?... (2 replies)
... Not that anyone's tracking this thread but me at this point, but here's an update. Since my last post in July 2009, I had my gallbladder removed and my doctor has also switched me from Simvastatin and Trillipix to Simcor 1000/20 (20mg Simvastatin and 1g Niaspan). After approximately a year on the Simcor and nearly 2 years now of daily exercise, I've dropped more than... (20 replies)
... Judy 750- Leg and hand cramps, pain in leg calves, misc. pain here and there in your bod, seem to be pretty expectable for SOME OF US on statins. I've tried several statins, finally got some relief after being treated by a doctor in another city where I spend a lot of time. First, we stopped simvastatin for a week. The cramps stopped. Then, moved to Crestor 5mg M,W,F.,... (5 replies)
... Weight loss can temporarily decrease HDL. Once weight is stabilized, it should go up again. (20 replies)

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