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Can't Take a Statin? Here You Go!
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iride6606 posted:
New injection;

The ALN-PCS injection can be given as an alternative for the one in five people who cannot take statins — the current gold-standard cholesterol-lowering drugs.
But, in what marks a revolutionary new treatment option, the drug could be given in combination with a statin to produce even greater effects at cutting the artery-clogging fats
The injection alone can reduce cholesterol by 2/3's, that's huge, and without the aid of a statin.

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http://www.express.co.uk/news/health/433933/The-one-off-jab-that-can-reduce-cholesterol-by-two-thirds
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