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Pravastatin has enduring effects on risk of heart disease in men

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 18 October 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:797

In 1995, researchers from Scotland reported that a daily dose of pravastatin could help prevent coronary heart disease (CHD) in middle aged men with hypercholesterolaemia. The original trial lasted five years, but the researchers continued to track the men for another 10. The …

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