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You have elevated levels of Total cholesterol
and LDL but good thing is that your good cholesterol is high that is HDL
which is 62 mg/dl.
Treatment of High cholesterol
is life style changes like diet changes to reduce calories and fats in diet ftas should be
Regular exercise is also equally important which will also help in loosing weight.
You should not loose heart.
Consult Physician and these statin like Atorvastatin
can be prescribed by doctor and have good result.
Side effects are there but they are not common and can be monitored by Physician.
It is proved scientifically that advantages are more if we take these drugs and yes they have to be take for long time may be lifelong.
Hope this helps
Dr.Akhilesh Dubey M.D.