• Nitin Nitin
    April 09, 2011
    My fasting triglycerides levels are 270 in spite of low caarb/ zero fat diet.. i require my triglyceride levels to be below 200 in a week for a fitness test to get a job
    Nitin Nitin
    April 09, 2011

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  • Lisa Nelson, RD, LN
    Health Pro
    April 11, 2011
    Lisa Nelson, RD, LN
    Health Pro
    April 11, 2011

    Hi Nitin,

     

    Review this post to ensure you've implemented all the basics to promote a lower triglyceride level:

     

    How to Lower Triglycerides

     

    If you've implemented everything in this post for at least 4-6 weeks and haven't seen improvements then discuss using fish oil with your physician. It often takes a fish oil dose greater than 3000 mg to help lower triglycerides, so you'll want to consult your physician.

     

    All the best,

    Lisa Nelson RD

    How to Lower Cholesterol in 8 Simple Steps


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