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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
35 years experience Cardiology
Probably not: Some small studies have failed to demonstrate a reliable cholesterol lowering effect w supplement garlic (marketed to achieve this). Remember supplem ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Cholesterol: Garlic works fine if you take it with your statin drug. Taken as sole treatment not so effective.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
34 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Very Unlikely: While use of garlic preparations has been promoted to aid in management of cholesterol clinical trials have not shown a significant, consistent benefi ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Somewhat: To the extent that you substitute your cocktail for animal based food (like meat), it will lower your cholesterol.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Too many to list: "statins " are most common, they work thru hmg-coa inhibitor and work thru the liver. Welchol blocks fat absorption in the large intestine, Zetia bloc ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Statin: A statin such as crestor, lipitor, (atorvastatin) zocor, pravachol, mevaor, or leschol - these are the drugs that have the been shown most rigorously ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
31 years experience Cardiology
Not in : The short run. Check with your doctor before stopping any medication.
A male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
I'm sorry ....: I can not help as I do not understand. A peel suggests something you may be doing to/for your skin; it seems like it would be hard to confuse with a ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Doubt: Although, it is a popular belief that cinnamon helps lower cholesterol, i've yet to see a single patient in my practice who had success with this trea ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: These are remarkably safe. A handful of people get skeletal muscle damage but only after at least several days.

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