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Statin Benefits For Dementia And Cataracts
2013-09-03 05:10:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An inexpensive and commonly used cholesterol medication could be used to prevent cataracts and reduce a person’s risk of developing dementia, according to research presented over the weekend at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress in Amsterdam. In one study, Dr. Tin-Tse Lin and colleagues studied nearly 58,000 Taiwanese patients, and found taking high-potency statins reduced their risk of developing...

2013-09-02 09:48:05

Dr Nakano said: "Many randomized clinical trials, such as Treating to New Targets (TNT) and PROVE IT-TIMI, have shown that aggressive cholesterol lowering with statins improves clinical outcomes in patients with CAD and high LDL-C levels.1,2 But until now it was not known whether aggressive lipid lowering with statins would also benefit CAD patients with very low LDL-C levels." The current study used the Ibaraki Cardiovascular Assessment Study (ICAS), a registry of 2,238 patients from 12...

2013-08-29 23:17:50

Lipitor, one of the most common and popular drugs in the world, is increasingly being linked to the development of diabetes in women. Numerous reports of adversity have led the Lancaster personal injury lawyers of Handler Henning & Rosenberg to offer legal assistance to those in need. Lancaster, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Lipitor, a statin used for the treatment of heart disease, quickly skyrocketed in popularity upon its introduction to the market. In fact, its widespread...

2013-07-20 23:01:10

The National Law Firm Announces Handling of Lipitor Lawsuit Cases Involving the Alleged Development of Type 2 Diabetes in Women Taking the Popular Cholesterol Lowering Drug DALLAS (PRWEB) July 20, 2013 Baron and Budd has announced that the firm is now handling Lipitor lawsuit cases involving the alleged development of type 2 diabetes in women while taking the popular cholesterol lowering drug Lipitor. Part of the statin class of drugs, Lipitor is used by doctors to lower LDL, the...

2013-07-12 23:34:35

As evidence of the side effects of cholesterol medications has grown, shoppharmacycounter.com is offering a summer sale of PhenObestin 37.5. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 A recent study has indicated that taking statins such as Lipitor may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The recent research is described in an article published in September 2012 in the American Heart Association Cardiology Patient Page by Drs. Ravi Shah and Allison Goldfine entitled “Statins and Risk...

2013-06-29 23:18:08

d’Oliveira & Associates has released a new infographic on Lipitor including information on recent FDA warnings and medical studies. (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 Lipitor (atorvastatin) is a blood pressure medicine that is included in a class of drugs known as statins. It is used to lower cholesterol by regulating a specific enzyme in the liver. According to The New York Times, 80 million people have cholesterol problems and about half of these people use statins like Lipitor (i). Lipitor...

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