General Information:

Id: 6,361 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Hepatocellular carcinoma - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Mammalia
review
Reference: Ampuero J and Romero-Gomez M(2015) Prevention of hepatocellular carcinoma by correction of metabolic abnormalities: Role of statins and metformin World J Hepatol 7: 1105-1111 [PMID: 26052399]

Interaction Information:

Comment Metformin and statins have been found to reduce the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma up to 50% and 60%, respectively. Furthermore, both drugs have shown a dose-dependent protective effect.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 59715

drug/chemical compound

Statin

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