Statin Drugs

Dangerous Reactions With Commonly Prescribed Statin Drugs

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A new study confirms that statin drugs and some antibiotics can interact badly.The study finds that while the interactions are rare, they ca...

Some Drugs May Raise Diabetes Risk

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Some cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins appear to put users at an elevated risk of developing diabetes, a new study reports.The work,...

Cholesterol-Lowering Drug May Raise Diabetes Risk

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Health Canada has updated the labelling for commonly prescribed cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins to warn users they may be at a sma...