coenzyme Q-10


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coenzyme Q-10

n.
A form of coenzyme Q containing 10 isoprene units that is the most common form in animals and is used as a dietary supplement for its purported antioxidant properties.
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They also include the endogenous antioxidant enzymes produced by the body, such as glutathione peroxidase, catalase, superoxide edismutase, alpha-lipoic acid, uric acid, and coenzyme Q-10.
In total, Sesderma's Resveraderm Cream helps to replenish moisture, recover luminosity and even out skin tone with its formula of resveratrol, retinol, coenzyme Q-10, vitamin C and E.
Long-term efficacy and safety of coenzyme Q-10 therapy for idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
Rapid quantitative determination of fat-soluble vitamins and coenzyme Q-10 in human serum by reversed phase ultrahigh pressure liquid chromatography with UV detection.
Tired cancer patients and survivors often turn to that and other dietary supplements such as Coenzyme Q-10, L-Carnitine and guarana, but not all are supported by evidence.
Focus is designed to enhance memory and is formulated with potent herbs and blue-green algae, with an added compliment of B Vitamins, Coenzyme Q-10, DHEA, Acetyl L-carnatine, Citicoline, and Phosphatidylserine.
Coenzyme Q-10 protects the heart and lowers blood pressure.
Increase in the oxidized/total coenzyme Q-10 ratio in the cerebrospinal fluid of Alzheimer's disease patients.
Coenzyme Q-10 (30-200 mg/day) a powerful antioxidant that also increases cellular energy and lowers serum cholesterol levels.
For example, in 2003, Mason Vitamins was the first to market with a high-strength formulation of coenzyme Q-10 when Lipitor and Zocor were among the hottest-selling prescription drugs.
He notes that his company's research shows that about 67% of households in the United States currently buy supplements and the products that are showing the greatest growth are such items as fish oil, acidophilus and coenzyme Q-10.
Because statins deplete a nutrient called coenzyme Q-10 (CoQ-10), replacing this with over-the-counter CoQ-10 supplements may also provide relief.