Letters in Drug Design & Discovery

G. Perry
University of Texas
San Antonio, TX
USA
Email: lddd@benthamscience.org

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Coenzyme Q10 and Neurological Diseases: An Update

Author(s): Michelangelo Mancuso, Anna Choub, Massimiliano Filosto, Lucia Petrozzi, Gianfranco Cafforio, Gabriele Siciliano, Luigi Murri.

Abstract:

Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a vitamin-like substance used in the treatment of several disorders including mitochondrial and neurodegenerative diseases. CoQ10 is a safe supplement with minimal side effects and low drug interaction potential. Here we review the clinical data on safety and efficacy of CoQ10 in neurological diseases.

Keywords: Coenzyme Q10, neurodegeneration, mitochondria, neurological diseases, therapy

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Article Details

VOLUME: 3
ISSUE: 6
Year: 2006
Page: [378 - 382]
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.2174/157018006777805495
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