DLM: Coenzyme Q10 and Cardiovascular Disease (2007)
What is the relationship between supplemental coenzyme Q10 and cardiovascular disease?
Not enough evidence exists to demonstrate the benefits or harm of supplemental Coenzyme Q10 and its use in CVD.
- Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
- Grade II is Fair;
- Grade III is Limited/Weak;
- Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
- Grade V is Not Assignable.
- High (A) means we are very confident that the true effect lies close to that of the estimate of the effect;
- Moderate (B) means we are moderately confident in the effect estimate;
- Low (C) means our confidence in the effect estimate is limited;
- Very Low (D) means we have very little confidence in the effect estimate.
- Ungraded means a grade is not assignable.
Evidence Summary: What is the relationship between supplemental coenzyme Q10 and cardiovascular disease?
- Quality Rating Summary
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- Shekelle P, Morton S, Hardy M. Effect of Supplemental Antioxidants Vitamin C, Vitamin E, and Coenzyme Q10 for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease. Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 83 (Prepared by Southern California–RAND Evidence Based Practice Center, under Contract No 290-97-0001). AHRQ Publication No. 03-E043. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. July 2003.
Search Plan and Results: DLM: Coenzyme Q10 - 2004