Similar cases have been rarely reported in patients receiving atorvastatin, a statin that is also processed by CYP-3A4, but not with statins that are not metabolised through CYP3A4. In a recent placebo-controlled randomised trial of 4745 patient with a recent myocardial infarction, patients receiving daily colchicine experienced no adverse effects related to the coadministration of statins, including atorvastatin