How Long Red Yeast Rice to Lower Cholesterol
How Long Does It Take for Red Yeast Rice to Lower Cholesterol? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - November 18, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How Red Yeast Supplement Damaged One Woman's Liver
Red yeast rice supplements are made by mixing fermented steamed rice with food fungus. It's commonly used as an alternative to statins to lower high cholesterol. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman’s skin turns yellow from liver damage after taking a natural alternative to statins
The unnamed woman, believed to be from Detroit, was hesitant to use statins so turned to red yeast rice supplement. She ended up being treated in hospital for three days for liver disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Red yeast rice
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - October 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CardioBrief: New Concerns About Red Yeast Rice Supplements
(MedPage Today) -- Actual contents of marketed products vary wildly (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - June 23, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Probiotic, Red Yeast Rice Extract Combo May Cut Cholesterol Probiotic, Red Yeast Rice Extract Combo May Cut Cholesterol
Targeting cholesterol through two different mechanisms of action may prove useful in managing moderate dyslipidemia and boost the known benefits of red yeast rice extract.Heartwire from Medscape (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

'Red yeast rice' statin alternative not harmless either, study says
Dennis Thompson, HealthDay News A natural cholesterol-lowering supplement called red yeast rice could pose the same health risks to users as statin drugs, a new study contends. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Red yeast rice" statin alternative may not be harmless either
The supplements are linked to muscle pain and other adverse effects similar to statins, new research finds (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Red Yeast Rice' Statin Alternative Not Harmless
The supplements linked to muscle pain, other adverse effects similar to statins (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Red Yeast Rice' Statin Alternative Not Harmless Either, Study Says
The supplements linked to muscle pain, other adverse effects similar to statinsSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Page: Statins (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - January 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

' Red Yeast Rice' Statin Alternative Not Harmless Either, Study Says
TUESDAY, Jan. 24, 2017 -- A natural cholesterol-lowering supplement called red yeast rice could pose the same health risks to users as statin drugs, a new study contends. Red yeast rice could increase risk of muscle injury or liver damage, Italian... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 24, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

'Red Yeast Rice' Statin Alternative Not Harmless Either, Study Says
Title: 'Red Yeast Rice' Statin Alternative Not Harmless Either, Study SaysCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/24/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/24/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - January 24, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Red Yeast Rice, Sold as Statin Alternative, Has Similar Risks
(MedPage Today) -- Italian surveillance reveals adverse muscle, liver effects (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - January 19, 2017 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Dietary supplement may carry both benefits and risks associated with statins
Red yeast rice (RYR) is contained in dietary supplements that are often used by patients with high cholesterol, and it is often proposed as an alternative therapy in those who experience side effects from statins. A new study found that it is not a good choice for statin-intolerant patients: RYR was linked with muscle and liver injury, which can also occur with statin use. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - January 17, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Dietary supplement may carry both benefits and risks associated with statins
(Wiley) Red yeast rice (RYR) is contained in dietary supplements that are often used by patients with high cholesterol, and it is often proposed as an alternative therapy in those who experience side effects from statins. A new study found that it is not a good choice for statin-intolerant patients: RYR was linked with muscle and liver injury, which can also occur with statin use. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 17, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news