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The use of cholesterol medications.
What are the short term and long term effects of using simvistatin to control cholesterol?
Posted by LEJ2448
Best ideas for raising HDL and lowering HDL
I am borderline on my cholesterol and would like to remain drug free, but also keeping eating what I like....More
Posted by mr_pepper
Statins
I am allergic to statins. I eat low cholesterol have come off red meats rarely eat chicken do mostly beans....More
Posted by An_255591
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin, anyone else have a similar issue?
Posted by WhoFNcares
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin
Statin raises my heart rate so I use Niacin, anyone else have a similar issue?
Posted by WhoFNcares
Original Poster Follow-up Feb. 2014
Original Poster here, with a follow-up on about 15-16 months post statin complete withdrawl, with an update on...More
Posted by jrkirk
307 cholesterol
Doctor said I did. NOT need meds at total chol of 307 because I did the NMP profile and it was good? Other...More
Posted by An_255540
The critical role cholesterol plays in hantavirus ...
That's kind of scary, hantavirus thrives in high cholesterol hosts and pre-treatment with statins makes...More
Posted by iride6606
Blood test high cholesterol
Many years ago I was seeing a heart doctor and he ran this special blood test and told me that whatever I...More
Posted by deerwrapper
It's American Heart Month!
Did you know that 98.9 million Americans have high cholesterol levels? In honor of American Heart Month,...More
Posted by atti_editor
Omeprazole build Cholesterol?
I'm taking 2 40 mg Omeprazole and one 20 mg Zantac a day to control my Acid Reflux. I overheard a comment...More
Posted by An_255276
lowering cholesterol without meds.
I want to thank all of you for your information and comments. To add to my initial question, some ask for...More
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cholesterol without meds
Please give some specifics on exercise to lower cholesterol without meds. I have had issues with statins and...More
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cholesterol without meds
Please give some specifics on exercise to lower cholesterol without meds. I have had issues with statins and...More
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drug companies paying to promote medications
I AM A PHARMACIST OF OVER 53 YEARS. I NEVER DID UNDERSTAND WHY MANUFACTURERS WERE ALLOWED TO DEDUCT R AND...More
Posted by iowapharmboy
Physician Receiving Money From Pharma Speaks Out.
Dr. Carlat tells about his experience receiving money from drug companies to promote their products....More
Posted by bobby75703
Low cholesterol, mortality, and quality of life in...
Just ran across this. I think any time you have an study that follows participants over 39 years it has real...More
Posted by iride6606
Cholesterol levels linked to brain deposits that c...
The latest on high cholesterol and a link to Alzheimer's disease; "Unhealthy patterns of cholesterol...More
Posted by iride6606
Radio Interview: Dangers of Statins.
In the following radio interview, Cardiologist Dr. Barbara Roberts shares some of the risks with statins: ...More
Posted by bobby75703
More Retracted Papers from Cardiology Group
This is sad. Just goes to prove no industry is immune from making deliberate misrepresentations. ...More
Posted by bobby75703
Lipid Physiology
Here is a great summary of the physiology of lipids (ie cholesterol) and how they contrubute to the...More
Posted by iride6606
Sunshine Act making Doctors Nervous
Cholesterol lowering drugs are top sellers. You have the right to know if your physician prescribing these...More
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