1. Half of statins patients dont hit ‘healthy cholesterol levels  The News International
  2. Statins ineffective for 50% of high cholesterol patients  Australian Hospital + Healthcare Bulletin
  3. Statins may not lower cholesterol enough in half those who take them  New Scientist News
  4. Half of patients taking statins won't reach 'healthy' cholesterol levels  Daily Mail
  5. Statins are not effective at lowering cholesterol levels for half of patients  Mirror Online
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PARIS: Millions of patients around the world taking statins to lower the risk of heart disease fail to achieve the recommended levels of cholesterol reduction after two years of treatment, new...PARIS: Millions of patients around the world taking statins to lower the risk of heart disease fail to achieve the recommended levels of cholesterol reduction after two years of treatment, new...

Half of statins patients don’t hit ‘healthy’ cholesterol levels | World | thenews.com.pk | Lahore

A new study has found that half of patients on statins have still not achieved healthy cholesterol within two years, suggesting a need for personalised care.A new study has found that half of patients on statins have still not achieved healthy cholesterol within two years, suggesting a need for personalised care.

Statins ineffective for 50% of high cholesterol patients

“I think this #statins research is interesting. But what I don't understand is my cholesterol is monitored annually by my GP and so we know they work for me. Is this not happening with other patients? https://t.co/uuMePEK4SR https://t.co/8e5GSEVDyq”

David Gregory-Kumar on Twitter: "I think this #statins research is interesting. But what I don't understand is my cholesterol is monitored annually by my GP and so we know they work for me. Is this not happening with other patients? https://t.co/uuMePEK4SR… https://t.co/uf1YbSXjz1"

“Statins do not work for more than half of patients, a @UniofNottingham study reveals. 7million Brits take the pills to reduce #cholesterol — lowering the risk of heart attacks. But 51 per cent fail to see a significant drop in cholesterol. #statins @rcgp https://t.co/G0zZnGPRNQ”

Shaun Wooller on Twitter: "Statins do not work for more than half of patients, a @UniofNottingham study reveals. 7million Brits take the pills to reduce #cholesterol — lowering the risk of heart attacks. But 51 per cent fail to see a significant drop in cholesterol. #statins @rcgp https://t.co/G0zZnGPRNQ"

Fresh research questions the merit of the cholesterol-lowering pills taken by millions worldwide.Fresh research questions the merit of the cholesterol-lowering pills taken by millions worldwide.

Statins don't work well for one in two people - study | RNZ News

Statins don't work well for one in two people - study

Do you take statins? Here's everything you need to know about possible side effects/As news breaks that half of those prescribed the pills do not see a benefit.

Statins: Side effects, risks, and benefits | Metro News

Nottingham University researchers used data from 165,400 British people. They found the cheap pills had no significant impact for 49 per cent of the patients.Nottingham University researchers used data from 165,400 British people. They found the cheap pills had no significant impact for 49 per cent of the patients.

Half of patients taking statins won't reach 'healthy' cholesterol levels | Daily Mail Online

The British Heart Foundation says work needs to be done to find out why some people do not respond to the medication The British Heart Foundation says work needs to be done to find out why some people do not respond to the medication

Statins are not effective at lowering cholesterol levels for half of patients - Mirror Online

Half of patients who are prescribed statins fail to reach healthy cholesterol levels within two years of starting the treatment, research has suggested.The results, experts said, could indicate that patients are failing to stick to prescribed regimes or doctors are not prescribing high enough dosHalf of patients who are prescribed statins fail to reach healthy cholesterol levels within two years of starting the treatment, research has suggested. The results, experts said, could indicate...

Half of statin users miss healthy cholesterol target | News | The Times

The researchers, from the University of Nottingham, analysed data from 165,411 patients The researchers, from the University of Nottingham, analysed data from 165,411 patients

Half of patients on statins have 'sub-optimal' response - Wales Online

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MILLIONS of patients are missing out on the benefits of statins and face a potentially deadly heart attack or stroke. Half of those prescribed the cholesterol-busting drugs did not achieve a healthy blood count within two years and patients failed to take the correct dose, according to a study. Around six million people in Britain take statins – which can be as cheap as 3p a day – but for many, the risk remains dangerously high.MILLIONS of patients are missing out on the benefits of statins and face a potentially deadly heart attack or stroke. Half of those prescribed the cholesterol-busting drugs did not achieve a healthy blood count within two years and patients failed to take the correct dose, according to a study. Around six million people in Britain take statins – which can be as cheap as 3p a day – but for many, the risk remains dangerously high.

Half of statins users risk lives: Three million fail to take proper medication | UK | News | Express.co.uk

Just over half of patients prescribed statins do not lower their cholesterol to target levels within two years, a UK study has found, prompting calls for GPs to adopt a more 'personalised' approach to treatment.Just over half of patients prescribed statins do not lower their cholesterol to target levels within two years, a UK study has found, prompting calls for GPs to adopt a more 'personalised' approach to treatment.

Half of patients on statins miss cholesterol level targets, study finds | GPonline

Half of patients taking statins had a ‘sub-optimal’ response to the treatment, a study has found, leading to calls for GPs to tailor statin regimens to individual patientsHalf of patients taking statins had a ‘sub-optimal’ response to the treatment, a study has found, leading to calls for GPs to tailor statin regimens to individual patients

Half of patients on statins have ‘sub-optimal’ response to treatment | News Article | Pulse Today

Many patients on statins do not see their cholesterol drop to target levels, research suggests.Many patients on statins do not see their cholesterol drop to target levels, research suggests.

Half of patients on statins have ‘sub-optimal’ response, study says | BT

Statins are among the most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States and Britain.Statins are among the most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States and Britain.

Half of statins patients don’t hit ‘healthy’ cholesterol levels | Free Malaysia Today