Versus Common Statins

LIVALO vs Lipitor® (atorvastatin)

LIVALO (2 mg, 4 mg) demonstrated LDL-C efficacy comparable to Lipitor® (atorvastatin) (10 mg, 20 mg, respectively)1,2

M_LIVALO_vs_Pravastatin_Chart Mean % Change in Lipid Parameters at W eek 12* †1,2 LDL-C -10 -5 -20 -15 -25 -35 -45 0 -30 -40 Mean % Change from Baseline LIVALO Pravachol Apo B -10 -5 -20 -15 -25 -35 -45 0 -30 -40 Mean % Change from Baseline LIVALO Pravachol -31% -22% -39% -29% -44% -34% 1 mg 10 mg 2 mg 20 mg 4 mg 40 mg -25% -17% -31% -22% -37% -28% 1 mg 10 mg 2 mg 20 mg 4 mg 40 mg 10% (7%, 13%) ( P <0.001) 10% (7%, 13%) ( P <0.001) 9% (6%, 12%) ( P <0.001)

LIVALO demonstrated a mean LDL-C reduction of 45% at the 4-mg dose.1,2

LIVALO demonstrated LDL-C reductions comparable to Lipitor® (atorvastatin)1,2

LIVALO 2 mg LIVALO 4 mg Treatment differences (95% CI) in LDL-C Mean percent changes at Week 12 Non-HDL-C -35% -41% Triglycerides -14% -19% 0% (-3%, 3%) 1% (-2%, 4%) vs Lipitor 10 mg vs Lipitor 20 mg

Study 301: 12-week, randomized, multicenter, double-blind, double-dummy, active-controlled, non-inferiority, Phase 3 study comparing pitavastatin 2 mg (n=315) and 4 mg (n=298) with atorvastatin 10 mg (n=102) and 20 mg (n=102), respectively.

Lipitor is a registered trademark of Pfizer, Inc.

*Pitavastatin was not studied against atorvastatin 40-mg and 80-mg doses.

Non-inferiority of pitavastatin to a given dose of atorvastatin was considered demonstrated if the lower bound of the 95% CI for the mean treatment difference was greater than -6% for the mean percent change in LDL-C.

  1. LIVALO [prescribing information]. Montgomery, AL: Kowa Pharmaceuticals America, Inc.; November 2016.
  2. Budinski D, Arneson V, Hounslow N, Gratsiansky N. Pitavastatin compared with atorvastatin in primary hypercholesterolemia or combined dyslipidemia. Clin Lipidol. 2009;4(3):291-302.

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LIVALO vs Pravachol® (pravastatin)

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