Medical prescription for cholesterol

Medical prescription for cholesterol. 45 years old obese female patient. Her blood pressure is 138/74 mmHg. Labs from 3-weeks ago was hemoglobin A1C = 8.4%; total cholesterol = 260 mg/dL, triglycerides = 290 mg/dL, HDL = 49 mg/dL, LDL = 170 mg/dL (calculated 10-year ASCVD risk = 6.2%). diagnose with type two diabetes and hypothyroidism. patient currently taking metformin 500 mg orally once day. and levothyroxine 50 mcg orally once a day. family nurse practitioner treating this patient.

1. is this patient has hyperlipidemia?

2. is this patient required to prescribe cholesterol medications?

2. what medication can prescribe for cholesterol? the generic name, trade name, initial dose, route, frequency, side effects, adverse effects?

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