Table 2—

Basic clinical data of diabetic patients with microalbuminuria (group B) with or without pitavastatin

Pitavastatin treatmentNo pitavastatin treatment
n1010
Sex (M/F)6/46/4
Age (years)51 (42–60)49 (44–58)
Diabetes duration (years)13 (9–15)12 (9–14)
A1C (%)7.4 ± 1.47.5 ± 1.2
Serum creatinine (mg/dl)0.9 ± 0.20.8 ± 0.1
Blood urea nitrogen (mg/dl)16 ± 217 ± 3
Total cholesterol (mg/dl)180 ± 28185 ± 34
UAE (μg/min)110 ± 74104 ± 68
SBP (mmHg)128 ± 14130 ± 16
DBP (mmHg)76 ± 874 ± 8
NAG (IU/g creatinine)4.5 ± 3.04.8 ± 3.2
  • Data are means ± SD or median (range). DBP, diastolic blood pressure; SBP, systolic blood pressure.