i have a cholesterol level of 206 . kindly advise as to how it can be bought to a lower level. iam 6 feet and weigh 95 kgs . iam a vegetarian and lead a active lifestyle

Question (Posted on :  02 Sep 2008 )


i have a cholesterol level of 206 . kindly advise as to how it can be bought to a lower level. iam 6 feet and weigh 95 kgs . iam a vegetarian and lead a active lifestyle

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 02 Sep 2008 )


Management of cholestrol is based on good and the bad cholesterol. Your weight for height is high. But you must first get a fasting lipid profile done and based on that meet a physician to assess the risk factors for heart disease. Based on your clinical assessment, your cholesterol targets are set.



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