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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Ldl 140 good or bad

Premium Questions

Dr.  Anil Grover MD

HI I have a total cholesteral of 156. Hdl is 118 and LDL is 104....is this good or bad? I dont know if this matters but my glucose is 84. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anil Grover ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Rhea Chanda MD

My LDL is 126, My BP 125/76, I have been taking UBISTATIN which is suddenly gone out of market, I have been now prescribed with One ROZVEL 5mg per day at bedtime. What are the good and bad effects ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Is cholestrol levl of 247 and an LDL of 169 good or bad and what is the suggested actions to address this if this is bad? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Puneet Maheshwari MD

hi i have tested my LDL DIRECT LDL CHOLESTEROL: and it is detected 152. i wish to know is it good or bad ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Puneet Maheshwari ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

I have LDL of 201 is this bad ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

null MD

Is the total cholesetrol count a more serious parameter for an cardiac problem or is it the ratio between the bad cholesterol (LDL) and the good cholesterol (HDL).My total cholesterol is 241 and I am... View answer

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Dr.  James M Wilson MD

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... Should I consult Dr. Narayan Banerjee for very high LDL, VLDL but low HDL. wHAT IS YOUR FEED BACK AND ADVISE. ihard good an... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

that are more important since they tend to differentiate good LDL vs. bad LDL . Any comments to clarify? Thanks! ...I just received my latest lipid panel results: Total Chol. 233, Triglyc. 75,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Richa Saxena MD

I just found out my LDL is 271. However, my HDL is very good. The doctor said my LDL should be under 100. He is putting me on Lipitor. However, I m concerned with this high number means plaque ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Saxena ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr.  Karan Shekar MD

Thank you. What if you have good HDL (100) but the rest of the cholesterol (LDL) is high ... down, even medication-wise, so what is an effective way to get LDL down without statins, etc., because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karan Shekar ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Maheshwari MD

Hi,it is bad cholestrol called low density lipoprotein,and should be within normal limits,if raised in blood,can cause heart diasease,hypertention,and stroke. Pls feel free to ask further. reply with thanks

Dr. Samir Patil MD

What are the LDL levels. They are more important than cholesterol

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Yes, very very good Congratulations! Regards