Table 8.

Statin dosages for dyslipidemias in patients with chronic kidney disease

DrugCKD Stage
1 to 234 to 5Transplant
Atorvastatin10 to 80 mg10 to 80 mg10 to 80 mg10 to 20 mg
Fluvastatin20 to 80 mg20 to 80 mg10 to 80 mg10 to 40 mg
Pravastatin20 to 80 mg20 to 40 mg10 to 20 mg10 to 40 mg
Rosuvastatin10 to 40 mg10 to 20 mg5 to 10 mg5 mg
Simvastatin20 to 80 g10 to 40 mg10 to 20 mg5 to 20 mg
  • The information in the table is adopted and modified from reference 4.