Pharma Nord

Bio-Quinone Q10 GOLD 60-capsules

60-Capsules

£37.95

Pharma Nord's Bio-Qunione Q10 Gold is a vitamin-like substance which plays a vital role in the body™s energy supply mechanism, acting alongside enzymes converting fats and sugars into energy. All body cells require a supply of Q10, with the heart and muscle cells having a particularly high demand.

Bio-Quinone Q10 GOLD'spatented preparation delivers coenzyme Q10 in the active formula that has been documented in over 90 scientific studies to provide a consistently high level of bio-availability.

Coenzyme quinones occur in several chemical forms, with coenzyme Q10 being the only form found in human tissues.

The human body is able to synthesize (in the liver) a limited amount of coenzyme Q10, with the remainder being obtained from the diet. Rich sources of coenzyme Q10 include fish (mackerel, salmon, sardines) and nuts. Under normal circumstances, the body is able to maintain adequate levels of coenzyme Q10. However, coenzyme Q10 levels decrease with age, and are depleted by intense physical exercise or illness.

Coenzyme Q10 is an essential cofactor of enzymes involved in the energy production process. Coenzyme Q10 is stored in mitochondria, structures found within cells responsible for the generation of energy (in the form of a molecule called ATP). Tissues with a high-energy requirement (heart, liver, skeletal muscles) contain higher numbers of mitochondria within their cells.

Since coenzyme Q10 and cholesterol are both synthesized from the same substance, mevalonate, this implies that if the body's production of cholesterol is reduced by a statin, the body's production of coenzyme Q10 is reduced accordingly.

Coenzyme Q10 has multiple effects on the body's cholesterol level. Coenzyme Q10 will lower the body's cholesterol levels marginally. In addition, the antioxidant effect of Q10 will prevent circulating cholesterol from oxidizing and becoming very harmful.

Benefits of Pharma Nord's Bio-Quinone Q10 Gold:

  • Manufactured to pharmaceutical standards.
  • Reference product for the International Coenzyme Q10 Association.
  • Oil-based formulation for optimum absorption.
  • Halal certified.
  • Kosher certified.
  • Capsule: The preparation is a dark brown, size 10 oblong soft gelatine capsule, with orange paste.

Dosage: One to three Bio-Quinone Q10 Gold capsules to be taken daily


Side Effects: Coenzyme Q10 is generally well tolerated, with no serious adverse effects reported in long term use. Very rarely, individuals may experience gastrointestinal disturbance. There are no known toxic effects, and coenzyme Q10 cannot be overdosed. Coenzyme Q10 is not recommended for pregnant or lactating women, in whom the effects of coenzyme Q10 have not been extensively studied.

Amount per Pharma Nord Bio-Quinone Q10 Gold capsule: Coenzyme Q10 100 mg, Vegetable oil 364 mg. Other ingredients: Fish gelatine, Glycerol, L-Ascorbic acid, Ammonia caramel, Purified water. Silicon dioxide.

Product Code: PND2195

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