Reasons to take Co-enzyme Q

Co enzyme Q  or ubiquinone is an important element involved in energy production in the liver and also heart and kidneys.

Reasons you might take Q10:


1. A deficiency was discovered using intracellular testing such as performed by Spectracell Labs.

2. High blood pressure-as a supplement to medications.

3. Congestive heart failure- as supplement to medications.

4. Chronic fatigue

5.To attempt to neutralize the side effects of medications that can block Q10. Any medication can block the effects of Q10, but the most common ones are the statins and antibiotics.

6. Miscellaneous- use of Q10 is less proven in the following conditions: athletic performance enhancement, migraines, extended lifespan and Parkinson's disease.

Last update: 02November2012