Table I.

Clinical Parameters of HIV-1–infected, Statin-treated Patients

Patient ID123456
SexMaleMaleFemaleMaleMaleMale
Age532333244239
Virus transmissionSexualSexualIVDUaSexualIVDUIVDU
Diagnosis date199720001996ND19981996
HAARTNoNoNoNoNoNo
HCVb coinfectionNoNoYesNoYesYes
OtherEthylism,
 pancreatitisAsthmaMethadone
 treatmentNoMethadone
 treatmentMethadone
 treatment
Viral loadcBefore16,80019,50050,10084,00037,30046,400
After2,3309,94012,1383,59021,60026,300
Reboundd16,10056,10064,00026,40026,40032,600
CD4+ (count/ml)Before798520513760465538
After9405605401,010487552
Rebound690550501501478560
  • a Intravenous drug use.

  • b Hepatitis C virus.

  • c Viral load is expressed as HIV-1 RNA copies/ml.

  • d Measurements after 3 mo without treatment.