Coenzyme Q10, also known as CoQ10, is an antioxidant found naturally in the body that is used by the cells in the production of energy, as well as protection against oxidative stress. It is found specifically in the cell's mitochondria, which provides most of the energy that power cellular functions.
CoQ10 has been used to treat a wide variety of ailments. It has been suggested that CoQ10 supplements can lower blood pressure. CoQ10 is also used to treat heart failure and other heart conditions, possibly helping to improve some symptoms and curb future cardiac risks when combined with regular medication. CoQ10 has also been found to improve quality of life, energy levels, maintain neurological health, physical activity performance, and muscle ease.