Further Reading

For More Information about Coenzyme Q10


  • Braun L, Cohen M. Herbs and Natural Supplements - an evidence based guide, 2nd Ed. 2007; Elsevier, Australia.

Academic Journal Articles

  • Balercia G, Buldreghini E, Vignini A, Tiano L, Paggi F, Amoroso S, et al. Coenzyme Q10 treatment in infertile men with idiopathic asthenozoospermia: a placebo-controlled, double-blind randomized trial. Fertil Steril 2009 May; 91(5):1785-92.
  • Hadj A, Esmore D, Rowland M, Pepe S, Schneider L, Lewin J, et al. Pre-operative preparation for cardiac surgery utilising a combination of metabolic, physical and mental therapy. Heart Lung Circ 2006 Jun;15(3):172-81.
  • Hadj A, Pepe S, Rosenfeldt F. The clinical application of metabolic therapy for cardiovascular disease. Heart Lung Circ 2007;16 Suppl 3:S56-64.
  • Keogh A, Fenton S, Leslie C, Aboyoun C, Macdonald P, Zhao YC, et al. Randomised double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of coenzyme Q, therapy in class II and III systolic heart failure. Heart Lung Circ 2003;12(3):135-41.
  • Makhija N, Sendasgupta C, Kiran U, Lakshmy R, Hote MP, Choudhary SK, et al. The role of oral coenzyme Q10 in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2008 Dec;22(6):832-9.
  • Marcoff L, Thompson PD. The role of coenzyme Q10 in statin-associated myopathy: a systematic review. J Am Coll Cardiol 2007 Jun 12; 49(23):2231-7.
  • Pepe S, Marasco SF, Haas SJ, Sheeran FL, Krum H, Rosenfeldt FL. Coenzyme Q10 in cardiovascular disease. Mitochondrion 2007 Jun;7 Suppl:S154-67.
  • Rosenfeldt FL, Haas SJ, Krum H, Hadj A, Ng K, Leong JY, et al. Coenzyme Q10 in the treatment of hypertension: a meta-analysis of the clinical trials. J Hum Hypertens 2007 Apr;21(4):297-306.
  • Rosenfeldt F, Marasco S, Lyon W, Wowk M, Sheeran F, Bailey M, et al. Coenzyme Q10 therapy before cardiac surgery improves mitochondrial function and in vitro contractility of myocardial tissue. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2005 Jan;129(1):25-32.
  • Rosenfeldt FL, Mijch A, McCrystal G, Sweeney C, Pepe S, Nicholls M, et al. Skeletal myopathy associated with nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor therapy: potential benefit of coenzyme Q10 therapy. Int J STD AIDS 2005 Dec;16(12):827-9.
  • Rosenfeldt F, Miller F, Nagley P, Hadj A, Marasco S, Quick D, et al. Response of the senescent heart to stress: clinical therapeutic strategies and quest for mitochondrial predictors of biological age. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2004 Jun;1019:78-84.
  • Schaars CF, Stalenhoef AF. Effects of ubiquinone (coenzyme Q10) on myopathy in statin users. Curr Opin Lipidol 2008 Dec;19(6):553-7.
  • van der Merwe J, Leong JY, Kaye D, Opat S, Bergin PJ, Taylor AJ, et al. Antioxidant therapy for severe cardiac failure induced by iron overload secondary to dyserythropoietic anaemia. Heart Lung Circ 2007 Oct;16(5):394-7.
  • Yuvaraj S, Premkumar VG, Vijayasarathy K, Gangadaran SG, Sachdanandam P. Ameliorating effect of coenzyme Q10, riboflavin and niacin in tamoxifen-treated postmenopausal breast cancer patients with special reference to lipids and lipoproteins. Clin Biochem. 2007 Jun;40(9-10):623-8. Epub 2007 Mar 19.