Friday, February 18, 2011 gerry, Community Member, asks

Q: i am 53.A triathlete.i had a stent inserted in 2003.i am on lipitor 20mg.tritace 2.5.betabloker 50 {daily}and aspirin 75.would CoQ10 be benificial to me.i think my sex drive is low also.

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2/19/11 1:43pm

Hi Gerry,


Yes, when taking a statin medication you need to supplement coenzyme Q10.


Coenzyme Q10 - Should you be using this supplement?


All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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