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  1. B

    TRT and blood panel

    Since starting TRT over 10 years ago, I have always for the most part had messed up blood panels such as HDL/LDL level.... For the past year I have been on Thyroid (Armour 2 grains per day) and my blood panels have come back all in range.... my LDL/HDL was near perfect... I started Thyroid to...
  2. B

    Nandrolone effect on Lp(a) 8 weeks in.

    60mg testosterone cypionate/qwk 30mg nandrolone decanoate/qwk 250mcg b12 IM q3wk TT 1529 E2 44 SHBG 48 TSH 0.9 homocysteine 5.1 Hematocrit 50.4 (unchanged) Hemoglobin 16.6 gr/dl (unchanged) My issue was always massively raised Lp(a) in the LDL-c partition. (Heterozygous Fh) before ND...
  3. J

    Taking Testosterone with High Lipids level

    Hello Experts, I currently have very high LDL Cholestrol and Triglycerides Levels. Its genetics. Thats one of the reason i guess i have low testosterone and ED problems. So, i would like to know whether taking testosterone and HCG will cause increase in LDL and triglycerides.
  4. R

    On Accutane: Looking for a Supplement that lowers LDL and increases HDL

    I have taking fish oil. But does anybody know which supplement is helpful for good lipid panel? I tried niacin 500mg, I get hot flush/red rash with it. But I think niacin very good for Lipid panel. Currently I am on Testosterone cypionate and accunate for acne.My LDL and HDL both out of range...
  5. DragonBits

    What are good optional blood / metabolic tests to take?

    I was looking at tests that are beyond the one's typically needed for TRT. I already get the the typical TRT tests that are recommended by Defy and most doctors. I do tend to have trouble staying asleep and in keeping my LDL chol low, but I am looking for health wellness in test in general...
  6. J

    New DRUG May Lower SHBG In the Future

    For those with either NAFLD/NASH or high lipids (trigylcerides, ldl, etc), a drug called mgl-3196 by Madrigal Pharm. just concluded its phase 2 trial and patients had an average of their SHBG increasing 80% from baseline with some over 100%. Drug also statistically significantly lowered...
  7. J

    New HDL/LDL management guidelines from American College of Cardiology

    New Guidelines: 2018 ACC/AHA Multisociety Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol NY Times article: HDL Cholesterol: Too Much of a Good Thing? Instead of a cookie cutter approach to treating high LDL -C levels, tailor the treatment to the patient, with a stronger emphasis on...
  8. Nelson Vergel

    The lipid-lowering effect of levothyroxine in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism: a systematic

    The lipid-lowering effect of levothyroxine in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Summary Objectives Dyslipidaemia is common in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH). To date, there is no universal agreement...
  9. Nelson Vergel

    The straight dope on cholesterol by Dr Peter Attia

    #1 — What is cholesterol? #2 — What is the relationship between the cholesterol we eat and the cholesterol in our body? #3 — Is cholesterol bad? #4 — How does cholesterol move around our body? #5 –How do we measure cholesterol? #6 – How does cholesterol...
  10. JWSimpkins

    Niacin and Cholesterol

    Hey guys, Has anyone had success lowering LDL cholesterol with high dose Niacin?
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