Table A

Types and doses of statins

StatinAtorvastatinaSimvastatinaRosuvastatinaPravastatinFluvastatinLovastatin
Lower dose (mg/day) 5 and/or 10 and/or 205 and/or 10 and/or 205 and/or 105 and/or 10 and/or 20 and/or 405 and/or 10 and/or 20 and/or 405 and/or 10 and/or 20 and/or 40
Higher dose (mg/day) 40 and/or8040 and/or 8020 and/or 40 and/or 80808080
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Dose and statin specific analyses were restricted to these statins in meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials in all trial populations.

From: Executive Summary

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Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 16.
Sharma M, Ansari MT, Soares-Weiser K, et al.

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