is a naturally occurring steroid found in animal tissues. The Cholesterol is an important element for healthy cell membranes and other functions. But too much cholesterol could build up and block arteries.
Cholesterol is a product of the liver excreted through bile into the digestive tract.
The cholesterol may play a role in heart attacks and other health problems when it’s too concentrated. But fortunately this situation can be regulated through diet and/or medications. There are no signs or symptoms of high cholesterol. Getting your cholesterol checked with a simple blood test is the only way you can know if you are at higher risk for cardiovascular disease.
Some cholesterol situations may be treated by some over the counter drugs.
So don’t hesitate to come visit us at Philipsburg Pharmacy and ask the opinion of our Pharmacist for an otc drugs for your cholesterol.