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The main article for this category is Statin.

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Atorvastatin

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Discovery and development of statins

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Mevastatin

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Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Stephanie Seneff on Statins

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/02/11/dr-stephanie-seneff-interview-on-statins.aspx Internationally renowned natural health physician and ...

You'll Never See Statins or Cholesterol the Same After This!

So many people go to the doctor with high cholesterol and end up on a statin or cholesterol lowering drug for years, if not their entire lives. Dr. Peter Glidden ...

Statin Drugs are Poison

MIT scientist Raymond Francis discusses the ineffectiveness of Statin drugs. He sheds light on why they are used, what damage they cause, and why NOT to ...

Statins mechanism of action for patients with ligh LDL

Adverse Effects of Statins are Far Worse Than You Think

Whenever drug is criticised, big pharma comes to the rescue to salvage profits. What else would you expect when the reason big pharma exists is to make profits ...

House Call: Should I Stop My Statins?

You've probably heard of Lipitor, Zocor, and Crestor. You may even be taking one of these cholesterol-lowering drugs, which are known as statins. They are the ...

How Statins Work to Reduce Cholesterol

Statins (including simvastatin and atorvastatin) are commonly prescribed medications whose goal is to reduce LDL-cholesterol. This video shows their primary ...

The Dangers of Statins (Cholesterol lowering statin drugs Side Effects LDL cholesterol Myth CoQ10)

Statins (cholesterol-lowering medication) are heavily promoted, used by millions of people and one of the most widely prescribed drugs in the world. Health ...

CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS; STATINS & BLOOD THINNERS by Professor Fink

In this video lecture, Professor Fink reviews the pathophysiology of Cardiovascular Disease (describing relationships between atherosclerosis, increased risk of ...

Statin Drugs: What You Need to Know!

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2010/07/20/the-truth-about-statin-drugs-revealed.aspx Leading natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola talks ...

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144394 news items

Medgadget.com (blog)

Medgadget.com (blog)
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:37:30 -0700

Overall pharmaceutical market is growing at a high rate globally. However, some of its segments such as dyslipidemia therapeutics market are expected to experience significant decline due to expiries of various patented drugs and introduction of ...

New York Times

New York Times
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:19:33 -0700

Doctors have long faced a conundrum in prescribing statins to lower cholesterol and heart attack risk: The drugs are cheap and effective for most people, and large, rigorous clinical trials have found minimal side effects. But as many as 25 percent of ...

NPR

NPR
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:22:51 -0700

About 25 to 30 percent of people prescribed statins dump them within a year. I flunked Lipitor after a few wretched months. Statins are prescribed to lower cholesterol in people who show risk factors for cardiovascular disease or diabetes, or who ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:22:47 -0700

Fellow researcher Dr Otavio Berwanger, director of the Research Institute HCor, Hospital do Coração (Heart Hospital) in São Paulo, Brazil, said the evidence was not yet strong enough to recommend statins routinely as a preventive measure before surgery.

Monthly Prescribing Reference (registration)

EurekAlert (press release)
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:30:00 -0700

London, UK - 1 Sept 2015: Preoperative statins are associated with a 17% reduction in cardiac complications and a 43% reduction in mortality after noncardiac surgery, according to results from the VISION Study presented for the first time today at ESC ...

9news.com.au

9news.com.au
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 02:22:30 -0700

New research may help to remedy a frequent side-effect of one of Australia's most commonly used drug groups, statins. The cholesterol-lowering medication is often prescribed to help reduce the risks of heart attack or stroke, but the most frequent side ...

Medical News Today

Medical News Today
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 04:03:45 -0700

The researchers, from Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center in the Netherlands, report their findings in the journal Cell Metabolism. Statins are a commonly prescribed medication for lowering cholesterol; they work by blocking cholesterol ...

Medical News Today

Yahoo News
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:26:15 -0700

“The fact that a lot of octogenarians are using statins was not particularly surprising, but the fact that around a third (of those) without heart disease reported use was quite shocking,” said Dr. Michael E. Johansen of the department of family ...
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