Understand When High-Intensity Statins Are the Right Choice
Cholesterol-lowering statins are effective and generally safe, but the right dose for you depends on a number of factors, including lifestyle.
If you’re on a statin, take a look at the type of statin and the dosage. Is the dosage high, moderate, or low? Is your statin considered one of the more powerful cholesterol-lowering drugs or is it a mild version of this widely prescribed class of medications?