If you are happy to leave your health in the hands of benign government and or the pharmaceutical companies, have a look here. I've known of this for a while, but it's worth highlighting.
The bottom line is that Sir Rory Collins, a staunch defender of statination funded by the pharmaceutical companies:
will not release the data he bases his viewpoint on!
Now, does this make you comfortable? Taking powerful medicines with known (and very common) side effects as well as controversial benefits, on the word of a man keeping secret the trials funded by the very companies who pay him for his 'unbiased' research.