How to Lower the Cholesterol?

  • Medicines to lower cholesterol
    For some people, making lifestyle changes alone does not lower their cholesterol enough. They may also need to take medicines. There are several types of cholesterol-lowering drugs available. They work in different ways and can have different side effects.
  • Lipoprotein apheresis to lower cholesterol
    Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is an inherited form of high cholesterol. Some people who have FH may get a treatment called lipoprotein apheresis.
  • Supplements to lower cholesterol
    Some companies sell supplements that they say can lower cholesterol. Researchers have studied many of these supplements, including red yeast rice, flaxseed, and garlic. Also, supplements may cause side effects and interactions with medicines.

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