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Statiner - kolesterolsenkende midler

Statiner reduserer produksjonen av LDL-kolesterol (den "farlige" typen), mens HDL-kolesterol (den "gode" typen) øker.

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Referanser

  1. Sathasivam S, Lecky B. Statin induced myopathy. BMJ 2008; 337: a2286. BMJ (DOI)
  2. Mohaupt MG, Kara RH, Babiychuk EB, et al. Association between statin-associated myopathy and skeletal muscle damage. CMAJ 2009; 181: E11-8. Canadian Medical Association Journal
  3. Gillett RC, Norrell A. Considerations for safe use of statins: liver enzyme abnormalities and muscle toxicity. Am Fam Physician 2011; 83: 711-6. American Family Physician
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