Coq10 May Affect Blood Sugar Levels

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Safety The U.S. Food and Drug Administration does not strictly regulate herbs and supplements. There is no guarantee of strength, purity or safety of products, and effects may vary. You should always read product labels. If you have a medical condition, or are taking other drugs, herbs, or supplements, you should speak with a qualified healthcare provider before starting a new therapy. Consult a healthcare provider immediately if you experience side effects. Allergies Avoid if allergic or sensitive to CoQ10, idebenone, or related substances. Side Effects and Warnings CoQ10 is likely safe when up to 3,000 milligrams is taken by mouth daily for up to eight months in healthy people. Nanoparticular CoQ10 is safe at doses of 300 milligrams daily for up to three months. CoQ10 is safe when taken by mouth daily in recommended doses in people who are about to have heart surgery, or those who have heart disease, gum disease, muscle wasting/weakness, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, diabetes, or HIV/AIDS. CoQ10 is also likely safe in healthy people when taken for exercise performance and in children who have chemotherapy side effects. Idebenone is likely safe in doses of up t Continue reading >>

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  1. hughman

    CoQ10 Made my blood sugars skyrocket--

    I had heard many good things about the CoQ10 supplement, Doctor agreed. wife urged to take. Since I take a statin cholesterol drug, would be nice to reduce soreness, but it does not bother me that bad. When I tried, it, my sugars were consistently above 300 until I stopped. Has anyone else had this problem? Thanks--

  2. furball64801

    I have no experience with it but thanks for the info on how it affected you.

  3. jwags

    I have been taking it for years with no problems. When I was on statins my bgs sky rocketed.

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