Ask the Doctor: Statins and AMD

Can statin play a role in beating age-related macular degeneration (AMD)?

Q. I recently saw an article that said statins can cure age-related macular degeneration (AMD). I have AMD—should I ask my doctor to prescribe a statin? A. A study did find that statins may improve vision in people with dry AMD, which is the most common form of the condition. AMD causes fatty deposits called […]

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