Pham A, Polic A, Nguyen L, Thompson JL. Statins in Pregnancy: Can We Justify Early Treatment of Reproductive Aged Women? Current atherosclerosis reports. 2022 Aug;24(24). 663-670. PMID: 35699821 [PubMed]
Statins are the pillar of secondary prevention in reducing cardiovascular disease in high-risk adults. However, statin discontinuation is the standard recommendation in pregnant and lactating patients. This review evaluates whether we can justify the early treatment of reproductive aged women with statin therapy.