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Praluent vs Repatha: What's the difference?

Praluent compared to Repatha

When should you take ezetimibe?

Can I take ezetimibe at the same time as statins or other cholesterol medications?

Can you drink alcohol and take Repatha?

How do you inject Repatha?

Where on your body do you inject Repatha and how often do you inject it?

When is the best time to take Zetia?

Can I take Zetia at the same time as my other cholesterol medications?

Does Praluent (alirocumab) lower triglycerides?

How does Praluent work?

Which blood lipids are linked to heart disease?

How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

I started simvastatin this summer. The last few weeks my legs and ankles began hurting now I have foot cramps that twist my feet and headaches. I'm going to stop and see if they go away. I've really been nauseous too. I've almost been thinking of asking the doctor for something for... read more

Just prescribed Androgel and have been using for a week, how long until I start seeing results?

Greetings, Last week my doctor prescribed Androgel, 1%, 5mg for me because of low testosterone. I'm a 48 year old white male, 40 pounds overweight and taking meds for high bp and high cholesterol. My reason for seeing the doctor was because for the past 8 months, my sex drive, ability to have... read more

Is there a "best time of day" to take Atorvastatin?

... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing when to take it. Thank you!

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Is there a generic drug available for lipitor?

If not then will Lipitor go generic?

Side effects if you stop taking lipitor and you have been on it for 3years?

what will happen if you stop taking lipitor cold turkey

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