Also am not a fan of prescription medications, when there are natural alternatives available. My father was on Lipitor and had jaundice so that frightened me. I began searching for products some time ago and came across CholesterClear online. You don't need a prescription for it and you don't even need to change your eating habits. It contains plant sterols and its helped lower my cholesterol 121 points in the past 3 months. If you want my opinion this is the best, but you can look at the website and see for yourself.
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