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January 10, 2011

Lipitor and Crestor Are Better Than Pravachol for HIV Treatment-Related Cholesterol Problems

POZ: "Lipitor (atorvastatin) and Crestor (rosuvastatin)—two drugs in the statin family—were about twice as likely as the statin Pravachol (pravastatin) to help HIV-positive people get their cholesterol and triglyceride levels within the desired range. These data were published online December 28 in Clinical Infectious Diseases."