Patients say lack of physician guidance and fear of side effects are why they don't take statins as prescribed

March 27th, 2019 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

Despite national guidelines indicating that statins can lower risk of heart attack and stroke, many patients who could benefit do not take them. Most of these patients say they were never offered the cholesterol-lowering drugs, or they experienced or were fearful of possible side effects.
Source: Care Giving Science Daily

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