We all try to maintain optimum levels of vitamins and minerals in our diet, eating in a healthy and balanced way. However, this is not always possible, and so the easiest way to ensure your body is getting all of the nutrients it needs is to take a supplement. We have a range of supplements available including Coenzyme Q10 to make it simple to manage your levels.Show Derma Q-Gel
Coenzyme Q10 (also known as CoQ10 or Ubiquinol) is a naturally occurring nutrient, both synthesized by the liver and found in many common foods. This antioxidant is present in every cell in the body but appears in higher concentrations in organs such as the heart or liver, which require more energy to function. Coenzyme Q10's antioxidant function plays a vital role in the metabolism and cell energy production, as well as protecting cells from oxidative damage.
This nutrient offers a variety of benefits and decreasing levels of CoQ10 has been linked to some medical conditions. Coenzyme Q10 is good for heart health, helping to maintain a healthy heart muscle, circulatory system, and the normal state of LDL cholesterol.
Our body will naturally synthesize Coenzyme Q10 in the liver, however, production levels decrease as we age. We can also be deficient in CoQ10 due to various illnesses such as mitochondrial diseases or due to lifestyle factors such as a restricted diet.
This nutrient is found in foods including:
However, the levels found in food are much lower than those in supplements.
Natural Health Plus offers a wide range of vitamin, mineral and nutrient supplements, including Coenzyme Q10. Coq10 is available in a variety of forms including soft gel capsules and multi-nutrient capsules.