Carvedilol is for hypertension, not cholesterol, so, I am worried about the state of your blood pressure, which the only way to see what is going on, is to monitor your BP at home. So, with that in mind, your dr, or rather your specialist physician, may calculate your Framingham risk score, to tell you black on white what the risk for a cardiovascular incident in future would be with or without your cholesterol tablet/statin. It is no use to tell you yes or no, that will be thumb sucking, but a calculated risk may assist in the decision. It may be very dangerous just to trust your own instincts and stop your prescribed medicine.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal
advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.