Efficacy and plasma drug concentrations with nondaily dosing of rosuvastatin.

BACKGROUND Nondaily statin dosing is an alternative for patients unable to tolerate daily dosing. The higher potency and longer half-life of rosuvastatin lends itself to this regimen. The basis of this improved tolerability is not understood, but might be related to lower plasma drug concentrations. We examined the efficacy of nondaily rosuvastatin in… CONTINUE READING