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Is pravachol (pravastatin) effective in lowering cholesterol?

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Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: LDLHDLnotCholesterol

Yes/some. But Cholesterol: a fat molecule manufactured by every animal cell; building block of each cell membrane (enables fluidity & not tearing) fundamental to survival of every animal cell & animal movement.
Lipoproteins (proteins which transport all fats in water outside cells) is the correct issue for artery disease (e.g. LDL ?700 nmol/l & Large-HDL ?9 µmol/l). Cholesterol ?$, but misleading.

In brief: LDLHDLnotCholesterol

Yes/some. But Cholesterol: a fat molecule manufactured by every animal cell; building block of each cell membrane (enables fluidity & not tearing) fundamental to survival of every animal cell & animal movement.
Lipoproteins (proteins which transport all fats in water outside cells) is the correct issue for artery disease (e.g. LDL ?700 nmol/l & Large-HDL ?9 µmol/l). Cholesterol ?$, but misleading.
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes, all the stains are effective.

In brief: Yes

Yes, all the stains are effective.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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