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2811 news items

Fox News

Fox News
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:03:45 -0700

In addition to their ability to lower cholesterol levels, statins have anti-inflammatory effects, and may be able to fight the out-of-control immune-system response in Ebola patients that damages the body, said Dr. David Fedson, a retired professor and ...
 
Medscape
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:18:21 -0700

In an editorial in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Dr John Ioannidis estimated that the total sales of statins may approach $1 trillion worldwide by 2020; the most commercially successful drug in history, atorvastatin (Lipitor ...

The Guardian

WebMD
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:22:30 -0700

Commenting on the findings in a statement, Jeremy Pearson, PhD, associate medical director at the British Heart Foundation, which helped fund the study, says: "Statins offer substantial protection from coronary heart disease. This rigorous and ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:48:02 -0700

What a frustrating situation for you - however let me start by saying that I do not think that your varicose veins or statins are the culprit. Varicose veins are caused by faulty valves that usually keep blood moving toward the heart. As a result of ...

LawyersandSettlements.com

LawyersandSettlements.com
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:48:45 -0700

But here's a pearl of interest to anyone who has experienced Crestor side effects or adverse reactions following the use of any statin: “Clinical studies designed to get [US Food and Drug Administration] drug approval for statins did not reveal signs ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Bloomberg
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:19:57 -0700

Cholesterol-lowering statins such as Pfizer Inc.'s Lipitor helped boost survival in patients who had a stroke caused by bleeding in the brain, a study from Kaiser Permanente showed. Hemorrhagic stroke patients given a statin while in the hospital had ...
 
Medscape
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:22:28 -0700

In an editorial, Dr Timothy Frayling (University of Exeter Medical School, UK) says the results provide a "new angle" to the ongoing saga debating the adverse effects of statins. "These results are important because they suggest that any attempts to ...

Wall Street Journal (blog)

Wall Street Journal (blog)
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:03:45 -0700

A new study finds patients who had a lower co-payment for a generic statin were not only more likely to take their medicine, but they were also more likely to experience fewer deaths due to heart attack or stroke than those taking a brand-name statin ...
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