Coenzyme Q10 Adjuvant Therapy for Heart Failure

Coenzyme Q10 as an adjuvant therapy to the conventional medication for heart failure patients = an idea whose time has come.

Chambers of the human heart
Patients with the symptoms of heart failure — fatigue, palpitation, shortness of breath, limited physical activity — have lower quality of life and reduced survival. CoQ10 therapy can improve symptoms and survival.

Followers of evidence-based medicine will want to use the ubiquinone form of Coenzyme Q10 in the same dosage and administration (3 times 100 mg daily with meals) as it was used in the Q-Symbio Study of the effect of Coenzyme Q10 on morbidity and mortality in chronic heart failure [Mortensen 2014; Mortensen 2019].

Q-Symbio Study: Coenzyme Q10 and Heart Failure

Adjuvant therapy with Coenzyme Q10 in the ubiquinone form – 300 mg daily for two years – was associated with the following heart health benefits, compared to placebo [Mortensen 2014]:

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