It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Alternative Medicine Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-27-2005, 08:20 AM   #1
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 147
glo81 HB User
coq10

I would like to hear any opinions of people who take coq10 and how it effected them. Expecially negitive effects. I was taking 400 mgs of coq10 and didn't like the effects. This is also very expensive. Everything I read about coq10 is good. So what happened? Any feedback will be greatly apprieciated.

 
Old 02-27-2005, 11:00 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: San Diego, Ca.
Posts: 1,829
sunshine123 HB Usersunshine123 HB Usersunshine123 HB Usersunshine123 HB User
Re: coq10

I take 100 mgs. a day with no side effects. 400 mgs. seems high to me. How come you take so much?

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 02-28-2005, 07:58 AM   #3
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 147
glo81 HB User
Re: coq10

I take so much because I read in pro-health magizine that you need 1200 mgs.a day to achieve maxium results..

 
Old 03-01-2005, 10:05 AM   #4
Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: half moon bay, california. U.S.A.
Posts: 386
caroleye HB User
Re: coq10

I can't take more than 15mg or it "hypes" me up & makes me sick. But I have to take "pediatric" doses of everything.

Use it for energy & depression......

carole

 
Old 03-01-2005, 10:28 PM   #5
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 147
glo81 HB User
Re: coq10

Yes, this is what it does to me. I get all hyped up then irratable. Then I can't sleep. I take one the next day and I'm wired. Don't like the feeling. Maybe if I cut this down to 115mgs. What fooled me is when I took it the first day I feel nothing. Then after taking this after a couple of day's I start to feel agatated and all hyped up. Then I can't sleep. I kept thinking this was caused by something else but when I stopped taking the coenzine I felt better. When I would go out on Saturday night and have a couple of drinks I would get headaches but when I stopped taking the coq10 I didn't get the headache's with the alcohol. I don't think the coq10 mixes with alcohol. I never heard anything about not drinking with it so I did't put 2&2 together. I need to hear some more negative experences with coq10 because my friend takes this and swears up and down the coq10 is great and does not cause these problems. She says she never heard anyone complain of these problems with coq10 and she knows lots of people that take it.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Statins cause alarming reduction in coQ10? GBug High Cholesterol 27 04-11-2008 12:35 PM
Coq10/RYR combination capsule Pat007 High Cholesterol 5 12-10-2007 06:15 PM
CoQ10 and statin side effects love2fishfork High Cholesterol 5 11-25-2007 01:04 PM
COQ10 Just what is this ? edkal High Cholesterol 25 09-20-2006 12:15 PM
Medications that can lower Coq10 NHone High Cholesterol 13 05-11-2006 06:13 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Aspirin
Diflucan
Effexor Lexapro
Paxil
  Potassium
Prozac
Tylenol
Xanax
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



jenj770 (3), Harry (2), wackytoposthere (2), JohnR41 (2), richrf (2), rhody (2), anneh (2), Machaon (2), chanel (1), ebrbetty (1)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (857), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (773), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:44 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Copyright and Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!