Lipid Disorders and Statins
Statins are commonly prescribed to help lower cholesterol. Statins have been shown to reduce death, heart attacks, and stroke.
Common statins include:
Effect of Statins on Lipid Disorders
Statins help to lower cholesterol levels and decrease inflammation.
Side Effects and Warnings
Possible side effects of statins include:
- Stomach ache
- Muscle weakness
- Joint pain
- Liver damage