Low vitamin D does not predict statin associated muscle symptoms but is associated with transient increases in muscle damage and pain

Research paper by Beth A. Taylor, Lindsay Lorson, Michael White, Paul D. Thompson

Indexed on: 18 Nov '16Published on: 12 Nov '16Published in: Atherosclerosis


Low vitamin D (VITD) may contribute to statin-associated muscle symptoms (SAMS). We examined the influence of baseline and change in VITD in patients with verified SAMS.