Heart Health: Co-enzyme Q10 is important for heart health and supports a healthy cardiovascular system.*
Antioxidant Support: Co-enzyme Q10 provides antioxidant support to protect cell membranes against free radical damage.* It may also help regenerate other antioxidants such as vitamin E.*
Cellular Energy Production: Co-enzyme Q10 occurs naturally in most cells of the body and plays a vital role in the body's cellular energy production processes.*
Aging Support: There may be an increased need for supplemental co-enzyme Q10 in the elderly due to levels decreasing with age.*
Swisse Ultiboost Co-enzyme Q10 has been formulated based on scientific evidence to provide a convenient one-a-day dose.
Other ingredients: Soybean oil, capsule shell (gelatin, glycerin, purified water), hydrogenated vegetable oil (soybean), lecithin, yellow beeswax.
Made in Australia.
RECOMMENDED ADULT USE:
One capsule daily, during or immediately after a meal, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
WARNING: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
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