What Kind of Medication Is Used to Lower Cholesterol?

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There are many classes of medications to lower cholesterol, most common is the statin drugs. The statin drugs are very good and we feel that they also do things besides just lower the LDL cholesterol. They may reduce inflammation and other factors associated with risk cardiovascular disease. But it's important to know they're are not the only medications, and the type of medication that you should use depends on really what your cholesterol or your lipid abnormality is and what your other medical problems are.