Cholesterol 273; Triglyceride 193;hdl 43; Ldl 191; Chol/hdl Ratio 6.35...what Would Be The Most Effective Antilipemic Agent For A Statin Allergic Patient With Recent Stroke?

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Cholesterol 273; Triglyceride 193;hdl 43; Ldl 191; Chol/hdl Ratio 6.35...what Would Be The Most Effective Antilipemic Agent For A Statin Allergic Patient With Recent Stroke?

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Hi AZNNP,

I encourage you to look into diet/lifestyle changes to lower cholesterol levels. Depending on how "agressively" you make changes you could see results within 4-6 weeks.

Here are a few posts with information:

Tips on How to Raise Your HDL
Triglycerides: Why They Matter and How to Lower Them
Cholesterol - 4 Steps to Lower LDL Cholesterol

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

How to Lower Cholesterol in 8 Simple Steps