Scientists found that the combination of selenium yeast and the vitamin-like compound coenzyme Q10
significantly reduced cardiovascular deaths in the elderly.
Research shows coenzyme Q10
does not affect the cholesterol lowering effect of statins, so taking both will be no problem.
It is possible that coenzyme Q10
supplementation may still be beneficial in some patients, depending on their genetic susceptibility to metabolic myopathy, their age, and coexisting disease.
And Coenzyme Q10
is an antioxidant that's critical to the mitochondria.
has been documented to strengthen the body's immune system.
and selenium in statin-associated myopathy treatment.
Editor's Note: The authors conclude that, "Coronary artery disease patients might benefit from using coenzyme Q10
supplements to increase their antioxi-dation and anti-inflammation capacity during statins therapy.
Half the group took 200mcg of patented organic selenium and two 100mg capsules of a unique ubiquinone coenzyme Q10
is a natural substance produced by the body, belonging to a family of compounds called quinines, which works by acting in conjunction with enzymes to accelerate the metabolic process, providing the energy that cells need to digest food, heal wounds, maintain healthy muscles and support numerous other bodily functions.
Meanwhile, scientists at the University of California at San Diego report that high doses of Coenzyme Q10
slow the progress of Parkinson's disease.
Q FOLLOWING your advice I am taking Coenzyme Q10
30mg daily for high blood pressure.
All are fortified with coenzyme Q10
and antioxidant vitamins.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Research Foundation (Cincinnati, OH) has patented detection apparatus and methos for electrochemically determining the concentration of quinones and hydroquinones, such as Coenzyme Q10
(CoQ10 and CoQ10H2) in biological fluids as well as CoQ9 and CoQ7.
has tried coenzyme Q10
in about 100 migraine patients.
Rita Stoffaneller from Wassen Coenzyme Q10
said: "Research clearly shows that a lack of energy affects all areas of our lives, including relationships.