What is Ubiquinol?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: Solal Ubiquinol Co-Q10 Ubiquinol CoQH Puritan's Pride Ubiquinol Show all

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Ubiquinol, the pre-converted, active antioxidant form of CoQ10, offers the same important health benefits as CoQ10.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 20 12
General health 14 8
Parkinson's disease 8 3
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 4 2
Overwhelming fatigue 3 1
Fatigue 2 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
2
None
20

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ubiquinol

Side effect Patients
Loss of energy 1
Water retention 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Ubiquinol

Dosage Patients
100 mg daily 7
200 mg daily 3
300 mg twice daily 2
1 capsule(s) daily 1
1 tablet(s) twice daily 1
2 capsule(s) daily 1
100 mg twice daily 1
200 mg twice daily 1
400 mg daily 1
600 mg daily 1

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Why patients stopped taking Ubiquinol

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Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 10
Other 5
Expense 3
Doctor's advice 1
Personal research 1
See all 16 patients who've stopped taking Ubiquinol

Duration

Currently taking Ubiquinol

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
1 - 2 years 5
2 - 5 years 9
5 - 10 years 6

Stopped taking Ubiquinol

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 5
6 months - 1 year 4
1 - 2 years 6
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 17
Usually 4
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 4
Not at all hard to take 17
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 6
$25-49 6
< $25 5
Not specified 5
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6 patient evaluations for Ubiquinol

Jul 7, 2017 (Started Jul 17, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: a substance similar to a vitamin found in every cell of the body. Your body makes CoQ10, and your cells use it to produce energy your body needs for cell growth and maintenance. It also functions as an antioxidant, which protects the body from damage caused by harmful molecules.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Sep 19, 2016 (Started Jul 17, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: Crucial in the bodies fight against ALS
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 27, 2012 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Apr 11, 2011 (Started Mar 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: My entire family was sick last week, but I was spared. I believe it may have been from my megadoses of ubiquinol, which is an antioxidant.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 20, 2011 (Started Mar 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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