TABLE 8.

High- and Moderate-Intensity Statin Therapy*

High-Intensity Statin Therapy (Lowers LDL cholesterol by ≥50%)Moderate-Intensity Statin Therapy (Lowers LDL cholesterol by 30 to <50%)
• Atorvastatin 40–80 mg• Atorvastatin 10–20 mg
• Rosuvastatin 20–40 mg• Rosuvastatin 5–10 mg
• Simvastatin 20–40 mg
• Pravastatin 40–80 mg
• Lovastatin 40 mg
• Fluvastatin XL 80 mg
• Pitavastatin 2–4 mg
  • * Once-daily dosing.