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Re: [IP] LDL



At 10:05 PM 7/19/2006, you wrote:
>What do your doctors have for your LDL goal?  Mine is insisting I get it
>below 70!   It is 80 now and I really dislike the Statin drugs.  My total
>  cholesterol was 157 last time and 154 the time before that. On the 
> Statins, I
>cannot
>sleep well at all.  It's a disaster.  Any thoughts?
>
>Maxine

The sheet I get from my CDE says it should be under 100.  I had blood 
drawn about 10 days ago and mine was 77, and my CDE was happy.  I had 
been on Lipitor for a year and she took me off it in April, so this 
lab test was after being off medication for 3 months.


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Liz
Type 1 dx 4/1987
Minimed Paradigm 715 5/2005 
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