What is the recommended dosage for coenzyme q10?


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According to the Mayo Clinic, the manufacturer's recommended dose for Coenzyme Q10 varies depending on the patient's age and the condition being treated. Typical doses range between 22 and 400 milligrams.

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What is the recommended dosage for coenzyme q10?
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The Mayo Clinic lists many conditions and identifies suggested doses of CoQ10. For example, in adults, a daily dose of 60 to 600 milligrams treats chest pain. When the supplement is used as an antioxidant, 60 to 150 milligrams are taken every day. Both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have been treated with 100 milligrams of CoQ10. In children, CoQ10 is also used for a variety of problems, including migraines. For these headaches, the recommendation is 100 milligrams of CoQ10 chewable tablets daily.

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