A study published in the July issue of the International Journal of Cardiology (2011 Jul 15;150(2):130-4.) concluded that long term use of statins does NOT slow the progression of coronary calcification.
Age and body mass index were shown to correlate with build up of calcium in the study.
Statin manufacturers report these (useless?) chemicals commonly cause the following symptoms: (Lipitor): headache, infection, rhinitis/sinusitis, myalgia, diarrhea, arthralgia/arthritis, rash, abdominal pain, asthenia, back pain, flu syndrome, dyspepsia, flatulence, pharyngitis, and constipation. More rare Serious ...Continue Reading →