General Information:

Id: 3,872 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Mammalia
review
Reference: de Lorgeril M et al.(2013) Recent findings on the health effects of omega-3 fatty acids and statins, and their interactions: do statins inhibit omega-3 BMC Med 11: 5 [PMID: 23289647]

Interaction Information:

Comment Endogenous production of coenzyme Q10 is inhibited by blocking the HMG-CoA reductase enzyme with statins and decreased plasma coenzyme Q10 was confirmed in statin-treated coronary heart disease (CHD) patients.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 39007

drug/chemical compound

Statin

decreases_activity of

gene/protein

HMGCR

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