Oral simvastatin as an antilipemic therapy: effect on creatine kinase in hypercholesterolemic subjects.

UNLABELLED This study was aimed at evaluating the short-term efficacy and effect on serum creatine kinase of simvastatin, a recently available antilipemic drug, as a monotherapy for hypercholesterolemic patients. This prospective study was performed at the Outpatient Division, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital. All 45 Thai hypercholesterolemic subjects… CONTINUE READING