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Table 2 Dose of statin by subtype based on the initial prescription

From: Time-varying and dose-dependent effect of long-term statin use on risk of type 2 diabetes: a retrospective cohort study

Statin subtype Mean (SD)
DDD of statin per prescription Cumulative DDD of statin per prescription
Total (5273) 0.667 (0.25) 11.58 (86.99)
Atorvastatin (1071) 0.61 (0.27) 13.09 (33.66)
Fluvastatin (59) 1.15 (0.31) 8.83 (12.79)
Lovastatin (771) 0.444 (0) 4.19 (5.71)
Pitavastatin (27) 1 (0) 13.41 (19.3)
Pravastatin (391) 0.61 (0.43) 6.32 (11.48)
Rosuvastatin (243) 1.03 (0.2) 10.84 (15.22)
Simvastatin (2711) 0.71 (0.19) 13.95 (119.13)