|File size:||617 KB|
Publisher description for Coenzyme Q10
Coenzyme Q10. Coenzyme Q10 is a powerful natural occurring compound, promoting chemical reactions, protecting the body from free radicals, and is also called ubiquinone. Some disagreement exists regarding its classification, where some are of the opinion that it is in reality a vitamin-like substance. Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is naturally present in foods, and can be synthesized by the body from the amino acid tyrosine during a multistage (17 stages) process requiring eight vitamins and several trace elements. One of the best-known effects of this compound is it's antioxidant qualities, as well as the control it exercises on the flow of oxygen within cells, assistance with cardiovascular functioning, the production of energy, it's assistance with absorption of other nutrients and immune boosting properties.