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As of May 2015, research into taking Coenzyme Q10, or CoQ10, with statins is not definitive. Some evidence suggests that CoQ10 possibly reduces side effects of statins, according to University of Maryland Medical Center. More »

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The benefits of coenzyme Q10 statins include reducing muscle breakdown in people who consume statins, reports Healthline. CoQ10 also relieves pain and reduces discomfort in people who take statins. More »

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While some physicians recommend that patients supplement cholesterol-lowering statin regimes with Coenzyme Q10 to counteract the muscle pain and weakness they cause, the results are not conclusive, according to WebMD. St... More »

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While some physicians recommend that patients supplement cholesterol-lowering statin regimes with Coenzyme Q10 to counteract the muscle pain and weakness they cause, the results are not conclusive, according to WebMD. St... More »

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Coenzyme Q10 is compatible with Lipitor and other statins. Studies suggest that CoQ10 supplementation may actually decrease the side effects associated with statins, reports Healthline. More »

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Patients prescribed statins for a cholesterol condition should not eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice without discussing it with a doctor first, reports the Mayo Clinic. Grapefruit contains a chemical that breaks d... More »

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It can be unsafe to drink grapefruit juice while taking certain statins. Medications such as Lipitor, Zocor and Prevachol can adversely interact with grapefruit juice, according to the Food and Drug Administration. Indiv... More »

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