Statins & Osteoporosis (IMAGE) Complexity Science Hub Vienna Caption Dosage dependency of the statin--osteoporosis association in three frequently prescribed statins: A low dosage of simvastatin and rosuvastatin can be related to decreased osteoporosis risks, as indicated by the bars left of the cut-off line of 1. The probability for a diagnosis with osteoporosis clearly increases in all three statins with dosages of 40 milligrams and above. Credit M. Leutner, C. Matzhold, L. Bellach, C. Deischinger, J. Harreiter, S. Thurner, P. Klimek, A. Kautzky-Willer Usage Restrictions This is figure 2 from the paper, copyright is with the authors. It can be freely used when the paper is mentioned. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.