• hyperglycemia
  • The most common side effects of indinavir include: Gastrointestinal disturbances (abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting) General malaise and fatigue Nephrolithiasis/urolithiasis (the formation of kidney stones), which sometimes may lead to more severe condition including kidney failure Metabolic alterations including hyperlipidemia (cholesterol or triglyceride elevations) and hyperglycemia Alterations in body shape (lipodystrophy), colloquially known as "Crix belly" Indinavir inhibits urinary nitrous oxide production and may inhibit nitric oxide production. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • As we generally do here on EndocrineWeb, we're going to separate that idea for you, and that is the reason we've set up together this current Patients' Guide to Treating High Cholesterol and Diabetes. (jimdo.com)
  • cardiovascular disease
  • Cholesterol levels may be determined as part of health screening for health insurance or occupational health, when the external physical signs such as xanthelasma, xanthoma, arcus are noticed, symptoms of cardiovascular disease develop, or a family member has been found to have FH. (wikipedia.org)
  • bile
  • Components of bile, including bile salts and lecithin, interact with monoglycerides, free cholesterol, and LCFA to form micelles that are passively absorbed by the small intestine. (criticalcaredvm.com)
  • Bile acid sequestrants (resins, e.g. cholestyramine) are particularly effective for lowering LDL-C by sequestering the cholesterol-containing bile acids released into the intestine and preventing their reabsorption from the intestine. (wikipedia.org)

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  • derivative
  • These compounds consist of an aglycon, which is a cholesterol derivative, and a carbohydrate chain, which in the case of α-tomatine consists of two d-glucose units, a d-galactose unit, and a d-xylose unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • deposits
  • Yellow deposits of cholesterol-rich fat may be seen in various places on the body such as around the eyelids (known as xanthelasma palpebrarum), the outer margin of the iris (known as arcus senilis corneae), and in the tendons of the hands, elbows, knees and feet, particularly the Achilles tendon (known as a tendon xanthoma). (wikipedia.org)
  • diet
  • High cholesterol can usually be successfully improved and managed through healthy diet and lifestyle changes. (bidmc.org)
  • This diet emphasizes using a portfolio of foods or food components that have found to associate with cholesterol lowering to enhance this effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • David Jenkins believes including all of these foods in the diet is able to achieve better cholesterol lowering results. (wikipedia.org)
  • The study compared the effect of cholesterol lowering effect using the portfolio diet versus Lovastatin. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • If you have high cholesterol, talk to your doctor about maintaining a healthy lifestyle to help reduce your risk of heart disease. (bidmc.org)