CoQ10 May Help Statin Drug Patients

CoQ10 May Help Statin Drug Patients
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CoQ10 may help statin drug patients according to a new review.  Statin drugs help to lower cholesterol.

They have been reported to reduce levels of CoQ10 as a side effect.  This may cause myopathy in some individuals.

In this review, multiple studies looking into this issue were analyzed.  They found a significant relationship between statins and decreased levels of CoQ10.

Symptoms of myopathy were improved in some studies when CoQ10 was supplemented.

J Am Assoc Nurse Pract. 2013

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