General Information:

Id: 703 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Reference: Adeli K et al.(2001) Mechanisms of hepatic very low-density lipoprotein overproduction in insulin resistance. Trends Cardiovasc. Med. 11: 170-176 [PMID: 11597827]

Interaction Information:

Comment Statin (atorvastatin) treatment was found to partially reverse the hepatic VLDL-apoB overproduction in insulin-resistant Syrian golden hamsters.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 3948

drug/chemical compound


decreases_activity of


VLDL secretion

in insulin-resistant Syrian golden hamsters
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