Translation of statin in Spanish:

statin

estatina, n.

Pronunciation /ˈstætn//ˈstatɪn/

noun

Pharmacology

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    estatina feminine
    • With reduced levels of cholesterol, statins also inhibit the synthesis of bile acids.
    • Use of aspirin and statins lowers C-reactive protein levels, but so does weight loss.
    • Health chiefs say that the level of cholesterol lowering drugs, statins, prescribed by GPs, has exceeded predicted levels.
    • The current stars in this field are the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins.
    • Some of the patients in each group were also treated with a statin to lower blood cholesterol.