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which is the better tablet for lowering cholesterol in hypothyroid patients? any other solutions ?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Make sure thyroid: Is treated first then recheck lipids.
Answered on May 6, 2013

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