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My hdl level is 62, and my ldl level is 113. trigylcerids are 99. i have no history of heart or strokes. should i be taking a statin?

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Dr. Tony Maglione
Specializes in Cardiology
No: If you do not have a history of cardiovascular disease or diabetes or peripheral artery disease or kidney disease, there is no need to take a statin.

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Last updated May 3, 2018

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