Coenzyme Q10.

  title={Coenzyme Q10.},
  author={Robert Alan Bonakdar and Erminia M. Guarneri},
  journal={American family physician},
  volume={72 6},
Coenzyme Q10 is a vitamin-like substance used in the treatment of a variety of disorders primarily related to suboptimal cellular energy metabolism and oxidative injury. Studies supporting the efficacy of coenzyme Q10 appear most promising for neurodegenerative disorders such as Parkinson's disease and certain encephalomyopathies for which coenzyme Q10 has gained orphan drug status. Results in other areas of research, induding treatment of congestive heart failure and diabetes, appear to be… CONTINUE READING