Pitavastatin

@article{Mukhtar2017Pitavastatin,
  title={Pitavastatin},
  author={Rasha Mukhtar and J. Reid and John P. D. Reckless},
  journal={Reactions Weekly},
  year={2017},
  volume={1599},
  pages={186}
}
The growing number of trials that have highlighted the benefit of intensive lowering of total‐ and low density lipoprotein (LDL)‐cholesterol levels especially with statins has created a need for more efficacious agents. Pitavastatin is a new synthetic 3‐hydroxy‐3‐methyl glutaryl coenzyme A reductase inhibitor, which was developed, and has been available in Japan since July 2003. 

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