Statin Use and Knee Pains

over 5 year use showed the following:

rosuvastatin – slight increase risk of pain 1.12X
atrovastatin – slight decrease in pain X 0.95

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Aug 24. doi: 10.1002/acr.23735. [Epub ahead of
Statin use and knee osteoarthritis outcomes: A longitudinal cohort study.
Veronese N et al

Comment  – Nothing great but worth mentioning; another drug that reduces knee pains is Raloxifene (Evista) – a drug for Osteoporosis:

I wrote about it in my old blog:

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