[Investigation of the preventive effect of CoQ10 against the side-effects of anthracycline antineoplastic agents].

@article{Tsubaki1984InvestigationOT,
  title={[Investigation of the preventive effect of CoQ10 against the side-effects of anthracycline antineoplastic agents].},
  author={Kazuo Tsubaki and Atsushi Horiuchi and Teruo Kitani and Nobuhiro Taniguchi and Tatsuhiro Masaoka and Hironobu Shibata and Takeshi Yonezawa and Tadahiro Tsubakio and Hidehiro Kawagoe and Yuji Shinohara},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={1984},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={
          1420-7
        }
}
This study was designed to evaluate the usefulness of Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) in the prevention of side effects due to anthracycline agents-Adriamycin (ADM) and Daunorubicin (DNR)-by comparing the preventive effect between CoQ10-treated and non-treated groups. The subjects were 79 patients, 55 of whom had malignant lymphoma. The age range was from 16 to 77 years with a mean age of 45.4 years. CoQ10 was administered by intravenous drip at 1 mg/kg/day the day before ADM or DNR administration, on the… CONTINUE READING