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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

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Dr. Vaishalee Punj

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Dr.Raju

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Treating high cholesterol without statins

Premium Questions

Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

on any statins, if I could do something without the side effects of a prescription drug. ...I am 72 and had a good cholesterol in 2014, when I had my blood work done in 2015 my doctor said I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Danish Sheikh MD

. so i undergo few tests like ecg, tmt and alrelated tests. all are come normal without cholesterol ...hello doctor, from last 9 months my cholesterol level is little bit high, (280 total and 180 bad ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Danish Sheikh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Soumya MD

/parent. I have had borderline high cholesterol for several years and been told by eye docs for at least 15 years that I've had cholesterol deposits they can see in my eyes. My father had a stroke and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Soumya ( OBGYN)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

Yes, I am allergic to statins and my total cholesterol is 268, HDL 59 and LDL 192 This is my first blood test without meds. I know ratios are important too. So my question is two fold: If my ratio ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

I have been taking statins for high cholesterol since 2000 and changed from Lipitor to Crestor ... has had the same issues mention something called statin toxicity and his doctor put him on some... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Anupam Jena MD

Dear, I am writing this is for my friend. He is having high cholesterol since 5 years. but strangely he isn t having any symptoms of high cholesterol. I can scan and upload all the test results... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My total cholesterol is 214, LDL is 131, HDL 59, and trigl 121. The first two are down 25 points ... to take statins for it. I have suffered from side affects of statins in the past. I am 78, exercise ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I am healthy, active, and currently weigh 130 lbs. I am 69 years old. I have been taking statins for my outrageously high colesterol for 20 years. No doctor that I have seen helps or will even suggest ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.   Munish Sood MD

already high cholesterol over 350. I don t want to regain the weight and in fact, would love to lose a bit more but I have to reign in my numbers. Statins are out of the question for me due to... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

that with me (could the high cholesterol be the cause of the white matter disease?? I also have Parathyroid ... life. My cholesterol LDL is in the 200! very dangerous I know; I have tried crestor with... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Hi you should go for complete lipid profile. High cholesterol is a risk factor for coronary heart disease. You should take treatment for that. Atorvastatin may help you. Consult your doctor and take...

Dr.  Goswami Debopom MD

Kindly post a detailed question with the latest reports. Regards

Dr. R.A. Singh MD

Hi, Thanks for writing your query. You should avoid oily foods. Foods which may be helpful are foods rich in fibres, Vitamin C, Omega-3 fatty acids. Almonds, walnuts, olive oil, legumes, fat free yoghurt, proactive...