Much-maligned statins have received a rare positive shot in the arm, with a new review showing they are not associated with tendon rupture – and may even reduce the risk of tendinopathy. A systematic review published in the Medical Journal of Australia this week debunked previous conjecture linking statin use with tendon ruptures. Lead author ...
Statins ruled out as culprit for tendon rupture
By Amanda Sheppeard
17 Feb 2016