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New treatment for high LDL
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iride6606 posted:
The new drug Evolocumab is showing great results in reducing LDL by a mean reduction of 55%.


http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1316222


ConclusionsAt 52 weeks, evolocumab added to diet alone, to low-dose atorvastatin, or to high-dose atorvastatin with or without ezetimibe significantly reduced LDL cholesterol levels in patients with a range of cardiovascular risks
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