The group included statin drugs block an enzyme in the liver work HGM-CoA, involved in the synthesis of cholesterol.This class of drugs is sufficiently numerous.It includes drug active substance which are atorvastatin, rosuvastatin, cerivastatin, fluvastatin, mevastatin, pitavastatin and others. Receiving frame reduces blood cholesterol by 25-30%, taking them must be long enough to reduce the risk ofatherosclerosis minimized.

taking these drugs might lead to side effects in the form of headaches, tingling in the abdomen, bloating, nausea, vomiting, skin rash.They can not take people who suffer from chronic liver disease, as well as those women w
ho are planning a pregnancy and breastfeeding.Bed and contraindicated in pregnancy.In some cases, the reception of the frame provoked rhabdomyolysis - skeletal muscle damage.Upon receipt of the frame should not eat grapefruit or drink the juice from them.


Another drug that can help reduce blood cholesterol levels, developed in Russia, it enterosorbent FISHant-C, that can be used to restore the natural metabolism of cholesterol in the body and reduce its level to the normal range.The preparation is a capsule, coated from pectin and agar-agar, inside which is difficult microemulsion is resistant to gastric juice.

microemulsion action starts only in the small intestine.Bile comprising cholesterol, a microemulsion is adsorbed and removed from the body along with stool.Cholesterol misses result in blood and its level decreases naturally.Fatty liver and passes, and the natural mechanism of control over the amount of cholesterol produced is recovered.

Activated carbon

In studies conducted in the UK and Finland, which involved patients with high cholesterol levels, it was shown that administration of activated charcoal to reduce levels of fat, cholesterol and triglycerides in the blood serum, liver, heart and brain.Subjects taking 8 g of activated carbon, 3 times a day for 4 weeks.During this period, total cholesterol decreased by an average of 25%, and the level of "bad" LDL cholesterol (low density lipoprotein) - 41%.