Cholesterol
Over-the-Counter Medicine Quiz
Just because a medicine is available without a prescription doesn't mean it's safe to take. Take this quiz and learn the ins and outs of OTC medicines.
Medicine Safety Quiz
Learn how to better manage your medicines by taking this quiz.
Medicine Interaction Quiz
True or false: An interaction between alcohol and a medicine can lead to extreme drowsiness and other effects. Do you know the answer to this and other questions about medicine interaction?
All About Cholesterol-Lowering Medicines
There are 5 main types of cholesterol-lowering medications.
Know About Niacin
Along with diet and exercise, treatment to lower cholesterol may include the B vitamin niacin combined with medicines such as statins.
Lower Your Cholesterol
High cholesterol contributes to heart disease, which kills more Americans than all cancers combined.
Medications for Coronary Artery Disease
These medications make it easier to take care of coronary artery disease. They have helped many people stay healthy and avoid heart attacks.
Use Your Medicines Wisely
Although most medicines are safe when you take them the right way, some of them can cause dizziness, loss of consciousness, bleeding, irregular heartbeats, and other side effects in some cases.
When You’re Taking Heart Medications
These medications are life-giving and powerful. It's important to take them just as your doctor has prescribed.
Dietary Supplements
Adding anything to your regular diet to improve your health or healing is considered a dietary supplement.

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