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International Primary Care Association

Clinical Focus Volume 3 N3

Statins: are LFTs important?


Statins are one of the most widely prescribed drugs in the world and in the UK five are currently available. Monitoring of liver function tests (LFTs) is recommended in statin prescription in the summary of product characteristic (SPC) but how important is this and what is the evidence for hepatic damage resulting from statin use?

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