As reported in the Annals of Internal Medicine, all patients had LDL-C levels below 130 points and were randomized to 10 mg or 80 mg of atorvastatin daily. In addition cholesterol-lowering LDL levels 100 milligrams per 100 milligrams per deciliter of blood, but recent guidelines have suggested that the target should be lower. Anyone with actual coronary heart disease.
The researchers found that the high dose led to LDL levels of about 70, while low-dose treatment, the concentrations were about 100The a stroke or a heart attack or a stroke or cardiac arrest was 19 % lower with high-dose atorvastatin compared with low-dose treatment.However, there of room for improvement to aspirin therapy, said he in particular said he, necessary to longer investigations to determine what dosage the low-dose orange. Of 81 milligram to 325 milligrams daily. Benefit risk risk-benefit profile.
With respect to the aspirin effects in the promotion haemorrhage, the study revealed that the patient from 111 which receiving low-dose aspirin witnessed a bleed, said Berger.
Compared with other medications, the opposite proven to effective for preventing cardiovascular events low-dose comes off looking very good, said Berger.