Statins and Cholesterol Topic Guide
Statins (Cholesterol Drugs):
Common side effects include:
Drug and food interactions, warnings and precautions, and serious side effects should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.
High Cholesterol and Children High cholesterol is a risk factor for coronary heart disease in adults, but some children may be at risk for premature coronary heart disease if they have high cholesterol levels. Lowering high cholesterol levels in children can be accomplished with diet, exercise, and other lifestyle changes.
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