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Coenzyme Q10

November 25, 2019

Description

 

Coenzyme Q10 is an antioxidant that cells need to function properly and is present in the body, particularly in the heart, liver, kidneys, and pancreas. It’s available as a dietary supplement and has been studied for a variety of purposes. The guidelines from the American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society say that coenzyme Q10 is possibly effective and may be considered for migraine prevention.

 

Instruction

 

Always consult with your doctor before taking Coenzyme Q10 or any supplement for migraines. Dosage will vary depending on the supplement, age, and sex. Generally, adults with migraines will take between 100mg-300mg daily.

 

Side Effects

 

No serious side effects of coenzyme Q10 have been reported. It may interact with some medications, including the anticoagulant (blood-thinning) medication warfarin (Coumadin).

 

Brands

 

Garden of Life

Solgar

Kirkland

Nature Made

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