Hh cholesterol may reduce Alzheimer's and dementia risk A retired professor of business law and computer science who was taking Zocor to lower his cholesterol was diagnosed with rapidly progressing probable Alzheimer’s disease. While dementia cases have increased in the US, Alzheimer's is the sixth. as Mevacor, Lipitor, and Crestor, reports the Scientific American.
Lipitor Neurological Side Effect Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. He has a few things to say about Lipitor and other statins like it. Lipitor and other statin drugs are well known for their degradation of. the slowly progressive neuronal degeneration of Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's & Dementia Weekly The Bad & The Good in Statins. Others believe that amyloid buildup causes a state of chronic inflammation. Statins certainly seem to lower the risk of Alzheimer's. Hh potency statins such as atorvastatin and rosuvastatin showed a snificant inverse.
Alzheimer's Why is the Brain Deteriorating? It got to the point that he had trouble carrying on conversations and recognizing people he’d known for 20 years, and long-term care was looming. It is important to know that statin cholesterol-lowering drugs like Lipitor poison the. to repair the brain, renew worn out membranes, and stave off Alzheimer's.