Hypocholesterolemic effect of pravastatin is associated with increased content of antioxidant vitamin-E in cholesterol fractions.

@article{Blha1998HypocholesterolemicEO,
  title={Hypocholesterolemic effect of pravastatin is associated with increased content of antioxidant vitamin-E in cholesterol fractions.},
  author={Vladim{\'i}r Bl{\'a}ha and Zdeněk Zad{\'a}k and Dagmar Solichov{\'a} and Milu{\vs}e Br{\'a}tov{\'a} and Eduard Havel},
  journal={Acta medica},
  year={1998},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={87-90}
}
Metabolic studies support the findings that antioxidants inhibit atherosclerosis. Treatment with vitamin E reduced both the susceptibility of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) to in vivo lipid peroxidation and atherosclerosis and smooth muscle proliferation. Thus the aim of present study was to examine metabolic consequences of reduced plasma LDL… CONTINUE READING