Red Yeast Rice Extract for Cholesterol Control-Buyer Beware

by on January 18, 2011
in Nutritional Supplements

Millions of people take prescription statins to control their cholesterol levels. Many are dissatisfied with their side effects which can include extreme muscle weakness. Side effects can be so severe that patients seek out alternative treatments.

Some are turning to a natural supplement known as Red Yeast Rice Extract as an alternative to statins. The consumer should however be aware of certain risks associated with this product.

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