General Information:

Id: 2,249 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Alzheimer disease - [OMIM]
Dementia
Mammalia
review
Reference: Butterfield DA et al.(2011) Cholesterol-independent neuroprotective and neurotoxic activities of statins: perspectives for statin use in Alzheimer disease and other age-related neurodegenerative disorders Pharmacol. Res. 64: 180-186 [PMID: 21536132]

Interaction Information:

Comment The ADCLT trial demonstrated that atorvastatin for 1 year exhibited a significant positive effect on cognitive performance after 6 months of therapy compared with placebo.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 19280

drug/chemical compound

Atorvastatin

decreases_activity of

phenotype

cognitive impairment

(ADCLT trial)
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