International Medical Journal, Vol. 14., Iss. 2, 2008, P. 22−26.
ATORVASTATIN IN TREATMENT OF NEUROLOGICAL COMPLICATIONS IN PATIENTS WITH PRIMARY HYPOTHYROIDISM AND HYPERLIPIDEMIA
Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
A high efficacy of atorvastatin (Storvas) in combination with hormone replacement therapy in patients with primary hypothyroidism, i.e. control of metabolic and hemodynamic disorders, improvement of the general condition, reduction of the frequency and degree of neurological manifestations, is shown.
Key words: primary hypothyroidism, neurological disorders, atorvastatin, hyperlipidemia, oxidant stress, hemodynamics.