Statin Medication Side Effects | Side Effects of Atorvastatin, Rosuvastatin, Simvastatin Statins are medications used to reduce or lower cholesterol and work by inhibiting synthesis of cholesterol. Their use, however, has been demonstrated to cause some significant and serious side effects. In this lesson, we discuss the side effects of statins, including how they happen and why they happen. ———————————————————————————————————— **MEDICAL LEGAL DISCLAIMER**: JJ Medicine does not provide medical advice, and the information available on this channel does not offer a diagnosis or advice regarding treatment. Information presented in these lessons is for EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY, and information presented here is NOT TO BE USED as an alternative to a healthcare professional’s diagnosis and treatment of any person/animal. Only a physician or other licensed healthcare professional are able to determine the requirement for medical assistance to be given to a patient. Please seek the advice of your physician or other licensed healthcare provider if you have any questions regarding a medical condition. EXCLAIMER: The content used in this lesson is used in accordance with Fair Use laws and is intended for educational purposes only. ———————————————————————————————————— I hope you find this lesson helpful. If you do, please consider liking, subscribing and clicking the notification bell to help support the channel and stay up-to-date on future lessons. JJ *Subscribe for more free medical lessons* ———————————————————————————————————— *Check Out Some of My Other Lessons* Medical Terminology – The Basics – Lesson 1: Infectious Disease Playlist Dermatology Playlist Pharmacology Playlist Hematology Playlist Rheumatology Playlist Endocrinology Playlist Nephrology Playlist Fatty Acid Synthesis Pathway: Wnt/B Catenin Signaling Pathway: Upper vs. Lower Motor Neuron Lesions: Lesson on the Purine Synthesis and Salvage Pathway: Gastrulation | Formation of Germ Layers: Introductory lesson on Autophagy (Macroautophagy): ————————————————————————————————————- For books and more information on these topics Support future lessons and lectures ➜ Start your own website with BlueHost ➜ Check out the best tool to help grow your YouTube channel (it’s helped me!) Follow me on Twitter! ➜ Come join me on Facebook! ➜ —————————————————————————————————- I am always looking for ways to improve my lessons! Please don’t hesitate to leave me feedback and comments – all of your feedback is greatly appreciated! 🙂 And please don’t hesitate to send me any messages if you need any help – I will try my best to be here to help you guys 🙂 Thanks for watching! If you found this video helpful, please like and subscribe! JJ —————————————————————————————————- DISCLAIMER: This video is for educational purposes only and information in this lesson SHOULD NOT be used for medical purposes alone. Although I try my best to present accurate information, there may be mistakes in this video. If you do see any mistakes with information in this lesson, please comment and let me know.