Patient Comments: Cholesterol - Numbers

What are your cholesterol numbers?

Comment from: 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: March 13

My total cholesterol is 219 LDL is 121, HDL is 81 and triglycerides 83.

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Comment from: liz, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: January 23

My cholesterol number is 251.

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Comment from: Tensi, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: December 05

My cholesterol number is 297.

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Comment from: AtHomeMom, 45-54 Male (Caregiver) Published: October 31

My husband has high cholesterol (245 mg/dL) and his doctor wants to put him on a statin but I'm concerned about the potential side effects. We might try red yeast rice extract first.

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