Statins

 
 

Evaluating The Risks Associated With Statins

Risk associated with statins

The use of statins for reducing cholesterol levels has been a topic of debate from quite sometime. There’ve been some studies suggesting that usage of statins like Zocor, Crestor and Lipitor may increase the risk of cataracts. In month of June there was a study published in Diabetes Care journal that linked the regular usage of statins with diabetes. Now a few days ago another study published in the December issue of Canadian Journal of Cardiology once again suggests that usage of statins may reduce the risk of heart attackRead More