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Coq10 Sg 100 Medication
Should you be taking COQ10 supplements if you taking statins? Also takes hypertension medication daily.
Some people have: found that CoQ10 reduces the side effects associated with Statin use. There are no peer reviewed scientifically validated studies to support this claim however I have had patient's in whom they do notice a reduction in symptoms and side effects with its use. It can't really do any harm so I don't restrict them from continuing it. ...Read more
75 yr Female once we check interactions with all medication i take What's a good amount of COQ10 or Ubiquinol Oil supplements to take after stroke ?
Under various BP medication like -Olmesarten, Amlodipine and Metoprolol. Would taking CoQ10 (Ubiquinol) interact with these prescription drugs ?
CoQ10: 35 F from down under notes on olmedartan amlodipine metro pro lol wants to take CoQ10. Asks: interaction with BP MEDS. ANS:: prob not but waste of money. You should also be on diuretic for BP is not at goal. If blood K evern low ask test to test for primary Aldo. I specialize in HBP happy to do 2nd opinion. ...Read more
Should i take coq10 supplements for heart health? And will it affect the medications i take for bloodpressure...Toprol, (metoprolol) hydrocloritzide, Norvasc
Coq10 seems to help keep my BP more stable than the prescription drugs without the side effects. Should i keep using and not bother with drugs?
Unproven: Take your prescription drugs and see your doctor. ...Read more
Which of the drugs/over the counter supplements have blood-thinning effects? L-arginine,pentoxifylline, Coq10, Vitamin-e? Read e,pentox arg all do.
A large number: There are a lot of OTC medications and herbal supplements can 'thin the blood'. Medications like aspirin, ibuprofen, Naprosyn, (naproxen) fish oil, all can have this effect. Herbal supplements such as borage, ginko, garlic, ginger can also have some effect. If you are on a prescription. Blood thinner, then discuss the use of OTC and herbal medications with your physician before taking anything new. ...Read more
COQ10: This powerful anti oxidant is safe at 150 to 200 mg. ...Read more
Yes: Doses vary. Quality and concentration will vary as well. On my website there are two doses available. With 100mg available with customization. www.drsamuel.usana.org. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have been taking simvastatin for 4to 6 years, my chlolestrol level over 300. And i take coq10 100 mgs is that good.
Statin: We generally have individual targets for total cholesterol, LDL and HDL for each individual. For many we would consider cholesterol over 300 to be too high. Discuss your levels with your doctor and question whether additional steps or dosage increases are needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Probably not, this is a naturally occuring substance. ...Read more