128 Total Cholesterol

A total cholesterol level of 128 mg/dL is normal.

The Cleveland Clinic classifies a total cholesterol of 128 as normal for 40 year old males.

A 40 year old male with 128 Total Cholesterol is in the 1st percentile for total cholesterol. LDL, HDL, and Triglycerides below are calculated by applying the 1st percentile in accordance with Reference Values by Lipid Tools.

66

LDL Cholesterol

81

HDL Cholesterol

35

Triglycerides

128

Total Cholesterol

Is 128 total cholesterol bad?

The Reference Values by Lipid Tools classifies 128 total cholesterol in the 1st percentile for age and sex, meaning that it is worse than 1% of 40 year old males.

The Cleveland Clinic classifies a total cholesterol of 128 as normal for 40 year old males.

Age: 40  •  male

Will I have a heart-attack if my total cholesterol is 128?

There is a 0.2% risk of cardiovascular disease, heart attack or stroke within 10 years, according to the ASCVD Risk Calculator from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association.

Age: 40  •  male  •  Non-diabetic  •  Non-smoker  •  120 Systolic Blood Pressure

Should I take statins for 128 total cholesterol?

You most likely don't need to take statins. according to the American College of Cardiology.

Age: 40  •  male  •  Non-diabetic  •  Non-smoker  •  120 Systolic Blood Pressure

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