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Statins and Cholesterol (cont.)

What are examples of available statins on the market?

Patient Comments

Commonly prescribed statins include the following:

Statins come in tablet or capsule forms and are usually taken with the evening meal or at bedtime.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/15/2014

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Patient Comments & Reviews

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Statins:

Statins for Cholesterol - Patient Experience

What statins were you prescribed to control your cholesterol? Please describe your experience.

Statins for Cholesterol - Side Effects

Did you experience side effects from statins? What were they?




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