Question by  jltownsend (13)

What is the normal cholesterol hdlc ratio?

I need to know if my Chol/HDCL ratio is normal.


Answer by  Jan (166)

HDCL should be above 40 mg/dl for males and 50 mg/dl for females. Higher numbers are even better. HDCL levels are above 60 mg/dl are in the optimal range.


Answer by  jsteiny03 (346)

when you are comparing good cholesterol (HDL) and bad cholesterol (LDL)you can use a ratio. While using this ratio the goal of HDL to LDL is to be above 0. 3 with the ideal ration being above 0. 4. on determining the effectiveness of using the ratio to determine potential heart disease the medical community is divided.


Answer by  mani (813)

Asparagus compound is found in sulpher. The ingredients in asparagus makes urine have a powerful odor. The odor in urine is caused due to mercaptan which is broken down in the digestive system. But asparagus does not affect everyone and it is not yet deducted which set of chemical compounds contained in asparagus actually cause bad smell


Answer by  lilian (397)

The ratio is the LDL is divided by the HDL. Low risk: 3. 3 to 4. 4 Average risk: 4. 4 to 7. 1 Moderate risk: 7. 1 to 11. 0 High risk: 11. 0 and higher

posted by Anonymous
Lilian is wrong: CHOL/HDLC ratio is "total cholesterol" divided by "HDL".
Less than or equal to 5.0 is desirable.  add a comment
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