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54 Articles with Statin Drugs
& Neurotoxic Research

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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2003 Dec ;23(12):1663-7. PMID: 14695047
Study Type : Review
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Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol. 1995 Oct ;27(4):435-44. PMID: 7585443
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Enzyme Inhibitors
Problem Substances : Lovastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Mol Cell Neurosci. 2001 Feb ;17(2):329-41. PMID: 11178870
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Lovastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurochem. 1999 Jun ;72(6):2278-85. PMID: 10349836
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurochem. 1994 Apr ;62(4):1539-45. PMID: 8133281
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Additional Keywords : Remyelination
Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurobiol Aging. 2010 Sep ;31(9):1543-53. Epub 2008 Oct 31. PMID: 18951667
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents, Apoptotic
Problem Substances : Lovastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurol Sci. 2011 Apr ;32(2):195-201. Epub 2010 Oct 19. PMID: 20957505
Study Type : Review
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Brain Res. 2000 Mar 17 ;859(1):169-72. PMID: 10720627
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurosci Lett. 1996 Dec 6 ;220(1):21-4. PMID: 8977139
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antiproliferative , Enzyme Inhibitors
Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurosci Res. 2010 Nov 15 ;88(15):3361-75. PMID: 20857509
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Acta Otolaryngol. 2009 Feb ;129(2):166-74. PMID: 18607908
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Drugs Today (Barc). 2005 Apr ;41(4):267-93. PMID: 16034491
Study Type : Review
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Diseases : Neuromyotoxicity
Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Myotoxicity, Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurochem. 2011 Sep 7. Epub 2011 Sep 7. PMID: 21899539
Study Type : Review
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Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurochem. 1986 Apr ;46(4):1283-91. PMID: 3633306
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Glia. 2007 Jan 1 ;55(1):1-12. PMID: 16998865
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Atorvastatin, Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Ann Univ Mariae Curie Sklodowska Med. 2004 ;59(2):32-7. PMID: 16146045
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Problem Substances : Atorvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Myotoxicity, Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Folia Neuropathol. 2010;48(1):49-56. PMID: 20383811
Study Type : Animal Study
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Diseases : Neuropathies
Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Glia. 2007 Jan 15 ;55(2):130-43. PMID: 17078030
Study Type : Animal Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharm Res. 1994 Feb ;11(2):305-11. PMID: 8165193
Study Type : Animal Study
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Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurosci Lett. 2011 Jul 8. Epub 2011 Jul 8. PMID: 21763754
Study Type : Animal Study
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Toxicol Pathol. 1996 Jul-Aug;24(4):468-76. PMID: 8864188
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents, Enzyme Inhibitors
Problem Substances : Atorvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Hepatotoxic, Myotoxicity, Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2011 Sep ;15(9):985-91. PMID: 22013720
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antiproliferative
Problem Substances : Atorvastatin, Lovastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Am J Pathol. 2009 Apr 6. PMID: 19349355
Study Type : Animal Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurosci. 2008 Dec 10 ;28(50):13609-14. PMID: 19074034
Study Type : Animal Study
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Additional Keywords : Remyelination
Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Ann Intern Med. 2003 Nov 4 ;139(9):792-3. PMID: 14597471
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Atorvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 1999 Jan ;54(11):835-8. PMID: 10027656
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1995 May ;58(5):625-8. PMID: 7745415
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Lovastatin, Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : South Med J. 1998 Jul ;91(7):667-8. PMID: 9671841
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 1993 Jun 26 ;137(26):1312-5. PMID: 8345888
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Diabet Med. 2010 Jun ;27(6):696-700. PMID: 20546290
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anti-Bacterial Agents
Problem Substances : Antibiotics, Fusidic acid, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2006 Aug ;26(8):1190-2. PMID: 16863497
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Problem Substances : Rosuvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Ann Pharmacother. 2006 Oct ;40(10):1880-3. Epub 2006 Aug 29. PMID: 16940411
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2004 Jun ;62(2B):540-2. Epub 2004 Jul 20. PMID: 15273860
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Diabetes Care. 2005 Aug ;28(8):2082. PMID: 16043768
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Atorvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Neurol Sci. 2003 Apr 15 ;208(1-2):105-8. PMID: 12639733
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2001 Jun ;21(6):767-9. PMID: 11401190
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Diseases : Memory Disorders
Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Eur Neurol. 2007 ;57(4):232-5. Epub 2007 Mar 26. PMID: 17389800
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurotoxicol Teratol. 1995 Jan-Feb;17(1):31-9. PMID: 7708017
Study Type : Human In Vitro
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Pharmacological Actions : Antiproliferative
Problem Substances : Lovastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic, Teratogenic
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Pubmed Data : J Epidemiol Community Health. 2004 Dec ;58(12):1047-51. PMID: 15547071
Study Type : Human Study
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Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neurology. 2002 May 14 ;58(9):1333-7. PMID: 12011277
Study Type : Human Study
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Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neuro Endocrinol Lett. 2011 Sep 3 ;32(5):688-690. Epub 2011 Sep 3. PMID: 22167150
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub. 2007 Dec ;151(2):307-10. PMID: 18345269
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Am J Med. 2000 May ;108(7):538-46. PMID: 10806282
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Lovastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Drug Saf. 2007 ;30(3):195-201. PMID: 17343428
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Fenofibrates, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2010 Jul-Sep;24(3):220-6. PMID: 20473136
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Simvastatin
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Am J Med. 2004 Dec 1 ;117(11):823-9. PMID: 15589485
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Simvastatin, Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 1997 Sep 20 ;117(22):3210-3. PMID: 9411859
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Anticholesteremic Agents
Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Neth J Med. 2006 Oct ;64(9):334-8. PMID: 17057271
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2003 Jul ;23(7):871-80. PMID: 12885101
Study Type : Human Study
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Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Ann Pharmacother. 2003 Feb ;37(2):274-8. PMID: 12549960
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2009 Jul ;29(7):800-11. PMID: 19558254
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacotherapy. 2004 Sep ;24(9):1194-203. PMID: 15460180
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : J Diabetes. 2012 Nov 1. Epub 2012 Nov 1. PMID: 23121724
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2001 Mar ;56(12):931-3. PMID: 11317483
Study Type : Human Study
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Problem Substances : Statin Drugs
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Neurotoxic

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346 Diseases Researched for Statin Drugs
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A1C91select
Abortion: Spontaneous72select
Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) 31select
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome31select
Aggression404select
Aging52select
Alcohol Toxicity 41select
Aldosterone levels: Low301select
Alkaline Phosphatase: Elevated31select
Alopecia61select
Alveolar Capillary Congestion21select
Alzheimer's Disease101select
Ammonia: Elevated101select
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis202select
Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)101select
Anxiety Disorders162select
Aortic Calcification101select
Aortic Stenosis201select
Appetite Disorders: Loss/Lack of 31select
Arterial Calcification202select
Arteriovenous Fistula101select
Arthralgia31select
AST: Elevated401select
Ataxia61select
Atherosclerosis514select
Athletic Performance504select
Autoimmune Diseases355select
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses101select
Balance Disorders101select
Bile Duct Injury92select
Bilirubin: Elevated31select
Bilirubin: Low101select
Bipolar Disorder61select
Birth Defects408select
Bladder Cancer101select
Blepharoptosis61select
Blood Lactate/ Pyruvate Ratio: Elevated101select
Blood Platelet Disorders501select
Blood Sugar Problems201select
Blood-Brain-Barrier Disorders61select
Bone Fractures202select
Brain Damage145select
Brain Inflammation 21select
Breast Cancer303select
Breast Cancer: Ductal Carcinoma In Situ101select
Breast Cancer: Invasive Lobular Carcinoma (ILC)101select
Bullous Dermatosis31select
C-Reactive Protein101select
Calcium Homeostasis: Impairment101select
Cancers: All1326select
Cardiac Mortality 301select
Cardiomyopathy313select
Cardiovascular Diseases1046select
Cataract1097select
Cerebral Hemorrhage101select
Cheilitis61select
Chemically-Induced Liver Damage34026select
Chemotherapy-Induced Toxicity101select
Cholangiolitis31select
Cholestasis439select
Cholesterol: High101select
Cholesterol: Oxidation343select
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)101select
Cochlear Neuronal Damage21select
Coenzyme Q10 Deficiency14411select
Cognitive Decline/Dysfunction817select
Colitis31select
Colorectal Cancer202select
Compartment Syndromes61select
Congestive Heart Failure52select
Copper Deficiency301select
Coronary Artery Disease1218select
Cough101select
Creatine Phosphokinase (CK): Elevated808select
Cutaneous Eruptions61select
Cystitis: Hemorrhagic61select
Death: Statin-Induced244select
Dementia132select
Demyelinating Diseases116select
Depression314select
Dermatitis: Actinic31select
Dermatomyositis205select
DHEA: Low201select
Diabetes201select
Diabetes Insipidus401select
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1413select
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 217210select
Diabetes Mellitus: Type 2: Prevention402select
Diabetes: Cardiovascular Illness302select
Diabetes: Glycation/A1C91select
Dietary Fatty Acid Imbalance: Omega3/Omega6 Ratio313select
DNA damage223select
Domestic Violence101select
Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS)61select
Drug Withdrawal Symptoms41select
Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletion: Statin Drugs22628select
Drug-Induced Toxicity 12612select
Drug-Induced Toxicity: Indomethacin41select
Dry Mouth101select
Dyslipidemias101select
Dysphagia101select
Ectopic Calcification101select
Eczema301select
Elderly: Age Specific Diseases11select
Elevated: ALT462select
Elevated: Creatinine Kinase462select
Endothelial Damage101select
Endothelial Dysfunction242select
Eosinophilia92select
Erectile Dysfunction647select
Esophageal Cancer601select
Exercise-Induced Tissue Damage201select
Eye Diseases92select
Family Violence101select
Fatigue101select
Fibromyalgia401select
Gastric Ulcer31select
Gastrointestinal Complaints201select
Gastrointestinal Diseases41select
GGT655select
Gitelman's syndrome (False Presentation)61select
Guillain-Barre Syndrome31select
Gynecomastia122select
Headache: Altitude-Induced31select
Hearing Disorders21select
Heart Failure307select
Hemodialysis402select
Hepatitis246select
Hepatitis: Acute31select
Hepatitis: Autoimmune 375select
Hepatitis: Cholestatic4710select
Herpes family viruses101select
Herpes Zoster101select
High Cholesterol24813select
Hip Fracture101select
Hormonal Perturbations: Dopamine Elevation301select
Hormonal Perturbations: Homovanillic acid (HVA) Elevations301select
Hyperglycemia514select
Hyperkalemia31select
Hyperlipidemia935select
Hypersensitivity31select
Hypertension443select
Hyperthermia31select
Hypoadrenalism21select
Hypogonadism101select
Hypotension31select
Hypothyroidism254select
Ichthyosis11select
IGF2 and IGFBP3: Low101select
Immune Disorders: Low Immune Function355select
Immune Dysregulation: TH1/TH2 imbalance41select
Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myopathies 11select
Impotence132select
Infant Mortality 21select
Infants: Low Birth Weight201select
Infection: Bloodstream101select
Infertility41select
Infertility: Female41select
Infertility: Male142select
Inflammation122select
Influenza A21select
Insomnia302select
Insulin Resistance815select
Insulin-Like Growth Factor (IGF): Low101select
Insulin-like Growth Factor-1: Signaling Abnormalities22select
Interstitial Lung Diseases232select
Intracerebral Hemorrhage414select
Intraocular Hemorrhage31select
Irritability101select
Isoprostane 8-epi-PGF2alpha: Elevated101select
Jaundice153select
Kidney Cancer101select
Kidney Damage11select
Kidney Damage: Drug-Induced274select
Kidney Diseases301select
Kidney Failure612select
Kidney Failure: Acute355select
Kidney Failure: Chronic31select
Kidney Transplant31select
Lactic Acidosis92select
Lens Damage92select
Lens Diseases164select
Lens Opacities31select
Lethargy21select
Leukodystrophy21select
Leukodystrophy: Metachromatic21select
Libido: Low101select
Lichen Planus162select
Lichenoid Dermatitis214select
Lipid Peroxidation82select
Liver Damage564select
Liver Damage: Drug-Induced154select
Liver Disease422select
Liver Failure: Drug Induced401select
Low Cholesterol11select
Low Libido31select
Low Testosterone536select
Lung Cancer101select
Lung Damage21select
Lung Diseases41select
Lung Diseases: Interstitial93select
Lupus Erythematosus: Cutaneous162select
Lupus Erythematosus: Cutaneous: Subacute31select
Lupus Erythematosus: Systemic101select
Lupus-Like Syndrome325select
Macular Degeneration101select
Malignant Hyperthermia101select
McArdle Disease101select
Melanoma101select
Melas Syndrome31select
Memory Disorders656select
Memory Disorders: Drug-Induced162select
Memory Loss132select
Microalbuminuria101select
Mineral Deficiencies: Selenium54select
Mitochondrial Diseases232select
Mitochondrial Dysfunction 9914select
Mitochondrial Myopathies858select
Molecular Pathologies: Dolichol Depletion11select
Mood Disorders61select
Multi-Organ Failure153select
Multiple Mononeuropathy61select
Multiple Myeloma101select
Multiple Sclerosis73select
Muscle Damage: Exercise-Induced515select
Muscle Disorders233select
Muscle Fatigue202select
Muscle Soreness312select
Muscle Soreness: Exercise-Induced101select
Muscle Stiffness: Exercise-Induced101select
Musculoskeletal Complaints31select
Myalgias9711select
Myasthenia Gravis203select
Myocardial Infarction201select
Myocardial Ischemia102select
Myoglobinuria61select
Myopathies39646select
Myopathy445select
Myopathy: Iatrogenic11select
Myositis295select
Myositis Migrans91select
Myositis: Focal92select
Myotoxicity101select
Neurodegenerative Diseases184select
Neurodevelopmental Disorders11select
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome31select
Neurologic Disorders21select
Neuromuscular Diseases132select
Neuromyotoxicity11select
Neuropathies5410select
Neuropsychological Dysfunction: Psychomotor Speed101select
Neurotoxicity2710select
Nightmare132select
NSAID-induced toxicity 41select
Omega-3 Fatty Acid Deficiency212select
Optic Nerve Diseases21select
Oral Symptoms101select
Organ Transplantation41select
Organ Transplantation: Heart301select
Organ Transplantation: Liver61select
Osteoarthritis: Knee101select
Ovarian Diseases42select
Ovarian Failure11select
Ovulation Disorders31select
Oxidative Stress1208select
Pancreatic Cancer101select
Pancreatic Diseases41select
Pancreatitis12216select
Paranoia61select
Perioperative Care61select
Peripheral Neuropathies979select
Pleurisy31select
Pneumonia302select
Pneumonia: Interstitial72select
Pneumonitis31select
Pneumonitis: Hypersensitivity Type31select
Polymyalgia Rheumatica132select
Polymyositis205select
Polyneuropathies432select
Pregnancy: Environmental Exposures113select
Premature Birth201select
Prenatal Chemical Exposures263select
Presymptomatic Metabolic Myopathy 31select
Prostate Cancer202select
Prostate Diseases11select
Prostatectomy101select
Proteinuria21select
Proteoglycan Expression: Down-Regulation of Chondroitin Sulfate41select
Proteoglycan Expression: Pathological41select
Psoriasis301select
Psychiatric Disorders263select
Psychological Well-Being162select
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis21select
Radical Prostatectomy101select
Renal Failure: Chronic301select
Respiratory Diseases41select
Rhabdomyolysis20936select
Rhabdomyolysis: Fatal62select
Rheumatoid Arthritis101select
Seizures31select
Senile Paranoid Dementia61select
Sepsis201select
Shingles101select
Skeletal Muscle Changes: Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress91select
Skeletal Muscle Changes: Ultrastructural Changes21select
Skeletal Muscle: Changes to MHC I expression102select
Skeletal Muscle: Drug-Induced Changes11select
Skin Cancer112select
Skin Problems: Compromised Barrier Function52select
Sleep Apnea31select
Sleep Disorders264select
Smell Disorders31select
Sperm Count: Low101select
Sperm Quality: Low302select
Spinal Cord Injuries41select
Squamous cell carcinoma11select
Statin-Induced Pathologies2427313select
Stroke202select
Stroke: Attenuation/Recovery 112select
Stroke: Hemorrhagic 11select
Suicidal Behavior22select
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus163select
Tendinopathy61select
Tendon Injury31select
Tendon Rupture122select
Tendon Rupture: Spontaneous Bilateral Quadriceps31select
Testicular Cancer201select
Testicular Diseases41select
Testosterone: Too Low704select
Thrombocytopenia122select
Thrombosis101select
Thyroid Cancer223select
Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis61select
Triglycerides: Elevated201select
Tumors21select
Ulcerative Colitis61select
Upper Respiratory Infections101select
Urinary Tract Infections101select
Urticarial Vasculitis31select
Vasculitis61select
Vasospasm: Intracranial101select
Violence112select
Vitamin D Deficiency202select
Vitamin E Deficiency11select
Weight Problems: Drug-Induced101select
Zinc Deficiency301select
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Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
A new study published in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention indicates that women who are long-term users of statin drugs have between 83-143% increased risk of breast cancer.
Once again science has proven that the best health prescription is an apple a day. Researchers say eating one apple every day matches the heart benefits of modern statin drugs without the harmful side effects.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
There is a little known natural extract of plant waxes known as policosanol, extractable from sugar cane, yams, and beeswax, which has been giving some of the more profitable drugs on the market a biomedical beating since it was first investigated in clinical trials by the Cubans in the 1990's.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Following in the wake of new U.S. guidelines that will require 70 million Americans take statin drugs, new research finds they increase the risk of herpest zoster (shingles), adding to the over 300 adverse health effects linked to this drug class.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
New research flies in the face of a new theory that statin drugs, used to lower cholesterol, may be of value in those suffering from osteoarthritis. To the contrary, statin drugs are likely contributing to the epidemic of knee osteoarthritis in exposed populations.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
With the cholesterol-lowering class of drugs known as statins being widely promoted for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease, despite their having over 300 documented adverse health effects (including heart failure!), how does chocolate sound as a viable, heart-friendly alternative?
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
$80 million dollars raised, and yet none of it will likely go to the proven natural interventions that could alleviate the suffering of those with ALS.
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
The neurotoxicity of statin drugs are back in the news. Following on the heels of the FDA decision earlier this year to require statin drugs manufacturers to add "memory loss" as a side effect of this chemical class, a new study in published in the Journal of Diabetes reveals a clear association between statin use and peripheral neuropathy in a US population 40 years of age and older.
Written by Heidi Stevenson
Aside from demonstrating that statins provide no benefit to most people, this study also demonstrates that the so-called gold standard, randomized double blinded placebo controlled, study is a farce. Add to that, though, the fact that statins have severe and deadly adverse effects, it's apparent that these drugs are doing great harm while providing no benefit.
Written by Dr. Michael Murray
Under the current guidelines, statins are recommended for about 15 percent of adults. With the new guidelines 44 percent of men and 22 percent of women would meet the criteria for taking a statin. Is this good, evidence-based medicine or misguided?
Written by Sayer Ji, Founder
Over 30 billion dollars worth of this drug is sold annually and yet it may be benefiting no one. In fact, there are over 300 adverse effects associated with its use, not the least of which is the weakening of the heart muscle. In order to cover-up the symptoms of statin-induced muscle damage new "diseases" have been coined, including polymyalgia rheumatica.

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