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Various aspects of the safety of statins in clinical practice are discussed: hepatotoxicity, myopathy and rhabdomyolysis, the impact on the diabetes and cognitive dysfunction onset, renal function impairment.

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D. A. Napalkov
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russian Federation
Trubetskaya ul. 8-2, Moscow, 119991 Russia


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Napalkov D.A. THE SAFETY OF STATINS: WHAT A PHYSICIAN NEEDS TO KNOW. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2014;10(3):334-338. (In Russ.)

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