Thormyn3 days ago
I was on Atorvastatin for about 2 years, never checked on side effects. My doctor was holy to me. One day I went on Google to search out why...
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Gabapentin and withdrawal
Joy533 days ago
While suffering depression I researched anything that I thought could be causing it and came up with .... Gabapentin! I had already stopped ...
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Coming Off Statins - Update June 28, 2018
sos0074 days agoPOPULAR
I came off of statins in October 2016. I stopped taking my other medications - ramipril for blood pressure, clopidogrel as an anti-coagulant...
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Making my self ill
Animal774 days agoPOPULAR
Three weeks ago I was going to bed and I had a odd sensation in my right eye , I couldn't focus and I had a zig zag line in my eye .so I clo...
Reposting with a link: Multivitamins do nothing for your heart health and don't prevent heart attacks, study finds
sandybrown7 days ago
Multivitamins do nothing for your heart health and don't prevent heart attacks, study finds
•Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birm...
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Saturated fats in yoghurt, cheese and butter do NOT increase the risk of heart disease - and may actually prevent a stroke.
Saturated fats in yoghurt, cheese and butter do NOT increase the risk of heart disease - and may actually prevent a stroke
•Eating full-fat d...
Getting PIP Rewarded Again After Your Assessment
Brain-Shock13 days ago
Good luck Matt you know the problem's we have been having with Danielle's .Colin and Danielle
Depression after atorvastatin
Joy5315 days agoPOPULAR
After taking Atorvastatin for several years I have now stopped about 3 weeks ago. My peripheral neuropathy is worse and I have started to be...
Joy5315 days ago
After stopping statins do side effects get a bit worse before they get better. Was on 20mg Atorvastatin for several years. Already written a...
Hi. I've been on 20 mg of Atorvastatin for several years and recently researched side effects, which just about covered everything I've got ...
hallmelody17 days agoPOPULAR
This is my first post. I am 32 years old and I have hypothyroidism too. I was initially found to have high cholesterol back in 2016. My HDL ...
Do these cholesterol levels need further treatment or are they okay? Aged 21
laceymolloy9717 days ago
Hi, I recently had a blood test at work and haven't had chance to take the results to my GP yet. I should start by saying I have a family hi...
High Cholesterol diagnosis
Teresat47218 days ago
Had diagnosis of high cholesterol early 2017 and got referred to the Lipid Clinic at hospital. I have been told my LDL Cholesterol is at pre...
When will atorvastatin side effects subside?
Carrie72219 days ago
I was taking Atorvastatin 40 mg every other day for about 1.5 years. My TC and LDL cholesterol was still high, so my GP said to take it ever...
follow up cholesterol of numbers
9dee919 days ago
Hello everybody, i have not been hee foe awhile, but i just went for a follow up and mt cholesterol level has gone done! For the past few m...
Stopped statins yesterday.
EffieGee19 days ago
Hi I'm new and only just found this group. I stopped taking rosuvastatin 24 hours ago, after being on statins for 30 years. Late in the day ...
Magnesium for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease
Dottie201119 days ago
One thing I would add to this, is that, although I am not an expert, I have learned that there is barely any Magnesium in food anymore, due ...
superempi20 days ago
finally talked my doc into letting me stop taking Lipitor and see if my diet can control my cholesterol. of those of you that have done this...
Mickey1125 days ago
Anyone take it
G73mcd9756a month ago
Cholesterol up to6.1 ldl4.7 any tips to get it down to a safe level I am new to this
Cathych51a month ago
This is my first post here. I am 53, have high cholesterol, history of familial heart problems and degenerative/congenital problems in lower...
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The dreaded high LDL cholesterol!!
Bazza1234a month ago
For a good 30+ years I have had VERY high cholesterol readings . When I first discovered this , statins weren't even invented and all I was ...
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Can you help with advice on side effects of drugs for high blood pressure?
Drugaddleda month ago
66-year-old male with high blood pressure. Have been on statins for 5 years or more which, unfortunately, did not shield me against a TIA la...
From 8.2 to 6.5 in three weeks?
HustonWeHaveAProblema month ago
Today I bought a Wellion LUNA duo (glucose and cholesterol meter).
3 weeks ago at my doctor, I gave blood and it came out as 8.2, today I te...
The Effects of Non-Antibiotic Drugs on the Microbiome
Dottie2011a month ago
It isn't just antibiotics which can negatively affect beneficial gut flora which is essential for good health........
'Most people know that ...
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My cholesterol is 8.2
Hello everyone, this is my first post here. After getting an urgent letter to go to my docotor as soon as possible, I was told that my chole...
Ditch pills to beat heart disease
KatyBa month ago
Article in Daily Mail dailymail.co.uk/health/arti...
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Brain-Shocka month ago
I have been taking these tablets for quite sometime now and I have not had any problems with and I did lose some weight when I last saw my G...
rocheena month ago
Taking 300mg of niacin has taken my cholesterol down from 8.9 to 5.2
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