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Neuropathy Coenzyme Q10

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Coenzyme Q10

Hi Nelson,I'm just looking for a little info regarding Q10. There seems to be a big jump in cost when going from 30mg to 75mg/150mg/200mg. Would you say that there is any benefit in having lower doses of Q10 or does it warrant the extra expense?I am...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
JThe dose depends on what medications you are taking for your health since some medications can lower Coenzyme Q-10.Medications that can lower the levels of CoQ10 in the body include statins for cholesterol , including atorvastatin (Lipitor),... Read more »

Ubiquinol and atripla?

Hello, I am a 27yr old male revelry diagnosed with HIV. I have just started taking Atripla and... Read more »

coenzyme Q 10 (and Milk Thistle)

Hello Dr Frascino:Would like to thank you for the great job you do in this Forum. we truly do... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

...effect profile as it is a naturally occurring hormone. Currently, however, there is no clinical application of this research. Coenzyme Q10. Also produced by the body, coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is essential to normal mitochondrial function. In a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vitamins and Minerals

...that grows naturally in the intestines, helps with digestion. Alpha-lipoic acid is a powerful antioxidant that may help with neuropathy and mental problems. Carnitine (also called acetyl-L-carnitine) may help prevent wasting and provide other... Read more »
The Well Project

Time to Show My Face and Take the Stigma Away

...it's not that I am sick, but I have neuropathy which hurts and it's caused by HIV meds ... one of the reasons also why I take coenzyme Q10 (I talk about it a little in one of my responses in my last blog and give some tips on natural medication).... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Read more »
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Natural remedies? Not on meds yet....

Posted by cassiusp, 8 Replies
Not yet on meds, still have a decent T cell count. Started taking Korean Ginseng. NAC, ST Johns Wort and Lysine (collagen, I am a little paranoid about wrinkles :) ) and a good multivit. Oh and plan to start breathing meditations with my BF (he... Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous
...I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

What is neuropathy pain?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
...Can someone describe what is neuropathy pain? Read more »