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Table 1 Neuropsychological test scores during and after stopping simvastatin

From: Simvastatin-induced cognitive dysfunction: two case reports

Domain With simvastatin After stopping simvastatin
Orientation Intact Intact
Attention – Forward digit span 6 7
– Reverse digit span 4 6
Concentration (serial sevens) Intact Intact
Registration (5 items) Intact Intact
Recall (5 items) 2/5 4/5
Long-term memory Intact Intact
Montreal Cognitive Assessment 24/30 27/30
Mini Mental State Examination 28/30 28/30
Neuropsychiatry Unit Cognitive Assessment Tool
Attention 19/20 20/20
Visuoconstruction 19/20 19/20
Memory 14.5/20 18/20
Executive 20/20 20/20
Language 20/20 20/20
Total 92.5/100 97/100