Posted: May 26, 2010 8:24 pm
by GenesForLife
What pathogenic diseases are statins prescribed for? <facepalm>

Statins also treat one of the causes of atherosclerosis, in the sense they block an enzyme called HMG-CoA reductase , which reduces blood cholesterol, therefore lowering the risk of plaque buildup in the coronary artery, now, what symptom do statins treat? they treat a cause.