Statin

What is Statin?

Statin meaning Synonym(s): HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitor, Lipid-Lowering AgentAny of a group of drugs used to lower the amount of cholesterol in the blood. Statins block a key liver enzyme involved in making cholesterol. Related Term(s): Cholesterol

 

reference: AIDSinfo – Glossary

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