When unhealthy cholesterol hits very high
levels, patients might take a statin medication to help reduce those levels. For those who
don’t respond well to this treatment, a lower-intensity statin with another medication may help. I’m
Shelby Cullinan for the dailyRx New Network. Scientists have recently found that some patients
with high cholesterol may respond just as well to a lower-intensity statin combined
with other types of cholesterol-fighting medication, specifically bile acid sequestrants or ezetimibe. Discuss treatment options for lowering cholesterol
with your doctor. To keep up to date with all the latest health news visit dailyRx.com.
For dailyRx News Network, I’m Shelby Cullinan.