Cholesterol 2017

Here's this year's result compared to the previous result:

                               Apr 2016          Ref. range          Feb 2017          Ref. range        
Total cholesterol           3.5                 < 5.2                      6.0                 < 5.2
HDL ("good")               1.4                 > 1.0                     1.62                > 1.04
LDL ("bad")                  1.5                < 2.6                      3.7                 < 2.6
Triglycerides                 1.1                 < 1.7                     1.4                  < 1.7
Total/HDL ratio            2.4                 < 4.5                      3.7                 < 5.0

Yes, sadly it has ballooned up in a bad way :( I guess I'll need to take atorvastatin again. It doesn't help that I recently had lots of bak kwa and kueh lapis waaaaaaaaaaaaa.
2 Responses
  1. William Says:

    Quite a jump! I haven't retested since I halved my dosage 6 months ago.


  2. Jaded Jeremy Says:

    William,
    Ya lor, jumped about 2.5 times. So sad :( You should retest now.