Statins

Statins: The time of day you take statins may influence ‘frequency of adverse events’

Statins: The time of day you take statins may influence ‘frequency of adverse events’

Statins confer protection against heart disease by reducing the production of cholesterol inside the liver. Millions of lives have doubtlessly been saved as a result of taking statins. However, in rare circumstances, cholesterol-lowering drugs can cause side effects. Research suggests the timing of the day influences the “frequency of adverse events”. It has long been understood that taking specific…