Statins as Targeted “Magical Pills” for the Conservative Treatment of Endometriosis

@article{Vitagliano2016StatinsAT,
  title={Statins as Targeted “Magical Pills” for the Conservative Treatment of Endometriosis},
  author={Amerigo Vitagliano and Marco Noventa and Michela Quaranta and Salvatore Gizzo},
  journal={Reproductive Sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={23},
  pages={415 - 428}
}
The aim of the study was to analyze all the available evidence from both in vitro and in vivo studies regarding the efficacy of statin therapy in the treatment of endometriosis, evaluating the potential efficacy, side effects, and contraindications of their administration in humans. We focused on defining the potential benefits that the administration of statins may have on patients affected by endometriosis and the possible adverse effects of such a therapy on ovarian function and fertility… CONTINUE READING

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