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 Why are statins taken in the evening?

Answer Statins are a category of medicines that are often prescribed to lower blood cholesterol levels. Cholesterol is required for daily body and cell function, but if levels are too high, it can lead to... Read More »
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Where do statins come from?

Statins are a class of drugs widely prescribed to lower LDL or harmful cholesterol and, to a lesser degree, triglycerides (blood fats). They also raise the levels of HDL or beneficial cholesterol.S... Read More »
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Who should take statins?

Statins are primarily used to reduce LDL, or bad, cholesterol. Because of the low risk of side effects, anyone suffering from heart disease, myocardial infarction, arterial disease and certain ty... Read More »
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What do statins do?

Statins are a class of prescription oral medications that include atorvastatin, fluvastatin, lovastatin, pravastatin, rosuvastatin and simvastatin. Doctors prescribe statin drugs to lower levels of... Read More »
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What are statins?

Statins are a group of cholesterol-lowering drugs known as HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. These drugs work by interrupting the production of cholesterol in the liver. These drugs include lovastatin ... Read More »
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