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High blood cholestrol

High Blood Cholesterol Treatment

Niacin

Many people with heart disease also have high levels of cholesterol, a waxy, fatlike substance found in the blood. Niacin (vitamin B3 is a very effective treatment for reducing High Blood Cholesterol levels. Studies have shown that it works as well as prescription drugs but without some of the more dangerous side effects, including flushing of the skin and itching. The doctor recommends a form of niacin called inositol hexanicotinate, which is effective without causing flushing or other discom­fort. The doctor recommends 500 milligrams of inositol hexanicotinate three times daily with meals. (At very high doses, niacin may cause liver damage, so if you take niacin in any form, you should be under the supervision of a doctor to achieve high blood cholesterol treatment 

HIGH BLOOD TRIGLYCERIDES

Fish Oil

Triglycerides are a type of fat found in the blood, and until recently they were overlooked as a risk factor for disease. We now know that triglyceride levels should ideally be around 150 and that levels over 200 can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke. Similar to high blood cholesterol levels, high tri­glyceride levels can be detected through a simple blood test. The omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil are excellent remedy lot high triglycerides. As part of the Age Loss ODAs, you are already taking two capsules of 1,000 milligrams of soft gel fish oil daily. If you are .diagnosed with high triglycer­ides, doctor recommends that you double your dose to 4,000 milli­grams. The doctor recommends two capsules in the morning and two capsules at night to control High Blood Cholesterol Treatment