Coenzyme Q 10 and Adverse Effects of Statins

  title={Coenzyme Q 10 and Adverse Effects of Statins},
  author={C. Chiang and Daniel Pella and Ram B. Singh},
Background: Current evidence has established that statins are potent and effective agents with several pleiotropic effects in the treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD). Statins may have toxic effects, if given in higher doses and in combination. Design: Literature review. Methods: An Internet search and discussions with colleagues. Results: The 1990s have been called the ‘statin decennial’ and the Nobel laureates suggested ‘CAD: eliminated with statins’. Statins were also proclaimed as… CONTINUE READING


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