Co-Enzyme Q10 and Weight
Co-enzyme Q10, also known as ubiquinone, is a naturally-occurring substance found in every cell of our bodies.
Co-Enzyme Q10 and Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)
Co-enzyme Q10 has an antioxidant effect in the body. It helps stabilize free radicals, which can cause damage to cells. Co-enzyme Q10 also helps to prevent the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, which can begin the buildup of plaque on the artery walls and lead to heart disease. This makes co-enzyme Q10 a very important nutrient for the treatment of cardiovascular disorders.
Co-Enzyme Q10 and Weight Control
Some research has suggested that co-enzyme Q10 may assist weight loss. However, as yet evidence of co-enzyme Q10’s effect on weight loss or weight control is inconclusive.