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Statins Shows Similar Side Effects to Placebo

Placebo-controlled trials of statin therapy do not show an excess of withdrawals in groups of patients taking statins, according to a study presented at the Virtual 2020 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions. Research has shown that almost half of patients who start statin therapy discontinue taking the drugs within 2 years. Patients taking statin tablets who abandon treatment after suffering side effects are deprived of the benefits experienced by thousands of other people in placebo-controlled trials. The Self-Assessment Method for Statin Side-Effects or Nocebo (SAMSON) s...

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Treatment with ferric carboxymaltose significantly reduced the risk of rehospitalisation for heart f...


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A Polypill for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Intermediate Risk People: Results of the International Polycap Study (TIPS)-3

Presenter: Prem Pais
Cardiology