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What exactly is coq10, a substance the body loses in the presence of statins?
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Dr. Gamal Boutros
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In brief: Statin-myalgia
Muscle pain due to statin has different mechanisms, some are genetic factors, toxic effect of the drug on mitochondria, others due to coenzyme q10 or vit d deficiency taking vit d or coenzyme q10, lowering the dose of statin or changing to another drug can help some people with their myalgia.

In brief: Statin-myalgia
Muscle pain due to statin has different mechanisms, some are genetic factors, toxic effect of the drug on mitochondria, others due to coenzyme q10 or vit d deficiency taking vit d or coenzyme q10, lowering the dose of statin or changing to another drug can help some people with their myalgia.
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