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Statin Use Inhibits Vitamin K2

Statin Drugs

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  • Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may stimulate atherosclerosis and heart failure
  • Statins inhibit the synthesis of vitamin K2 in your body; vitamin K2 protects your arteries from calcification
  • Statins may also damage your heart by interfering with CoQ10 production, causing mitochondria damage, and interfering with selenium-containing proteins

By Dr. Mercola

One in four Americans aged 45 and over take cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, despite the fact that the risks are very high, and “high” cholesterol is not always the enemy it’s made out to be.


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