Pharma Nord Bio-Quinone Q10 Gold 100mg - 150 gel caps
Co-enzyme Q10 is an antioxidant involved in energy production. It may be beneficial for those with low energy, and can also support cardiovascular function.
Co-enzyme Q10 levels decrease with age, and are depleted by intense physical exercise or illness. Coenzyme Q10 levels are also depleted in patients prescribed cholesterol-lowering statin drugs.
Co-enzyme Q10 (also known as ubiqinone) is a vitamin like substance which plays a vital role in the body's energy supply mechanism, acting in conjunction with enzymes (hence the name coenzyme Q10) to convert sugars and fat into energy. Co-enzyme Q10 is also important as an antioxidant within the body. Co-enzyme quinones occur in several chemical forms, with co-enzyme Q10 being the only form found in human tissues. The human body is able to synthesize (in the liver) a limited amount of co-enzyme Q10, with the remainder being obtained from the diet. Rich sources of co-enzyme Q10 include fish (mackerel, salmon, sardines) and nuts. Under normal circumstances, the body is able to maintain adequate levels of coenzyme Q10.
1 capsule per day or as directed by a physician
Please be aware that antioxidant supplements in particular, and many other dietary supplements, can interfere or interact negatively with cancer treatment and other medications. We advise not taking them during cancer treatment without individual professional advice. Please check with your healthcare professional about safe supplement use.