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Brand name: CoQ10 (Blackmores) TM

Active ingredients: ubidecarenone

What it is used for

CoQ10 is an antioxidant and free radical scavenger which may help/aid/assist in supporting the maintenance of healthy cardiovascular function/healthy cardiovascular system/healthy heart. Helps maintain healthy arteries by inhibiting the oxidation of LDL cholesterol. Helps maintain healthy heart function/Helps maintain heart health. Coenzyme Q10 inhibits oxidation of LDL cholesterol. Replenishes/Increases/Raises blood CoQ10 levels Helps replenish declining CoQ10 levels CoQ10 is essential for energy production by mitochondria / CoQ10 is involved with the production of energy in cells Supports cellular energy production Supplementation with Co Q10 replenishes plasma/serum Co Q10 levels reduced by statin therapies (HCP Only) Supplementation with Co Q10 replenishes plasma/serum Co Q10 levels that may/can be reduced by certain medications

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist. This medicine is Not Scheduled.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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