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Evidence review for statins: We know that Atorvastatin 80mg is significantly more effective than most other statins at lowering cholesterol (lowers LDL cholesterol by 55%) and we also know
Guidance for High-Intensity and Moderate Intensity Statin Dosing High-Intensity Statins • Atorvastatin 40-80 mg • Rosuvastatin 20-40 mg Moderate-Intensity Statins
COMPARATIVE!CLINICAL!EFFICACY!OF!STATINS:! ASYSTEMATICREVIEWANDMIXEDTREATMENT!COMPARISON!!!!! HuseyinNaci,JasperJ.Brugts,RachaelL.Fleurence,BerniceTsoi,Harleen
5 TLC – Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes * 1,AStart statins to achieve LDL-C target goal < 2.0 mmol/L ** Consider LDL-C target goal < 2.0 mmol/L in very high risk individuals eg
lipoproteins) . All statins reduce LDL cholesterol non-liniarly, dose-dependent, and after administration of a single daily dose . Efficacy on triglyceride reduction parallels LDL cholesterol reduction . Direct effects of HMG CoA reductase inhibition Statins inhibit hepatic syntesis of apolipoprotein B-
Systematic review Statins and tendinopathy: a systematic review T he prescription of statin medications has increased over the past two decades.1 In 2006, 157 million prescriptions for statins were issued
elevations (chylomicrons and VLDL remnants, small LDLs). The best lipid surrogate of apoB is non-HDL-C. ApoB is the goal of therapy of the ADA/ACC
LIPID RECOMMENDATIONS 1. Unless contraindicated, all CABG patients should receive statin, starting pre-op and restarting after surgery (I, A) 2.
present, then gemfibrozil should be the drug of choice as other fibrates may cause the creatinine level to rise. Two major problems exist with statin medications.
5 Hos højrisikopatienter (mikroalbuminuri eller flere risikofaktorer som hypertension, rygning og arvelig disposition) og patienter med hjertekarsygdom bør statin gives til alle og behandlingsmålet er: LDL-kolesterol <1,8 mmol/l (sænket fra 2,0 mmol/l i henhold til europæiske retningslinjer).
36 America’s PHARMACIST | March 2015 PHARMACY QUALITY MEASURES An FAQ on statin use in patients with diabetes by Joe Bratsch WHERE WOULD THIS MEASURE FIT INTO THE OVERALL MEDICARE
Table 5. Statin Dose Intensity and Equivalency Chart* Statin Intensity %LDL-C Reduction HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor Rosuvastatin Atorvastatin Pitavastatin Simvastatin Lovastatin Pravastatin Fluvastatin
−This Professional Resource gives subscribers additional insight related to the Recommendations published in− PHARMACIST’S LETTER / PRESCRIBER’S LETTER July 2016 ~ Resource #320703
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