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Hello, I am 28 yr old male. and I have taken a voluntary blood test and found some deviations from normal in the below cases. ------------------------------------------------------------------- LDL CHOLESTEROL PHOTOMETRY 153.76 mg% ------------------------------------------------------------------- IRON PHOTOMETRY 20 μg/dl TOTAL IRON BINDING CAPACITY (TIBC) PHOTOMETRY 457 μg/dl % TRANSFERRIN SATURATION CALCULATED 4 % ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 25-OH VITAMIN D TOTAL C.L.I.A 6.2 ng/ml ------------------------------------------------------------------- HEMOGLOBIN 10.7 g/dL Are the deviations severe? What way I can improve them and after how many days should I recheck? Please let me know
Asked On : Thu, 19 Apr 2012
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Your reports suggest that you are having high LDL cholesterol with iron deficiency anemia and very low VIT D in your body.
You require a an iron therapy along with VIT D supplementation.
For decreasing your bad LDL cholesterol you may require a statin medication along with daily regular exercise regime.
For iron,you can take cap fefol once daily for 2 months.
Take a deworming tablet like albendazole 400 mg once before you start iron therapy.
For VIT D you can take calcirol sachets once a week for 2 months and then you can take one sachet once a month for one year.
For anticholestetol medication you can consult your doctor
Get your blood values tested again after 2 months to monitor the effectiveness of medications and further course.
Answered: Thu, 19 Apr 2012
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