Coenzyme q10 and Delirium - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Delirium is found among people who take Coenzyme q10, especially for people who are female, 60+ old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Coenzyme q10 and have Delirium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 18,162 people who have side effects when taking Coenzyme q10 from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Oct, 01, 2022

18,162 people reported to have side effects when taking Coenzyme q10.
Among them, 18 people (0.1%) have Delirium.

What is Coenzyme q10?

Coenzyme q10 has active ingredients of coenzyme q - 10. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. eHealthMe is studying from 18,383 Coenzyme q10 users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Delirium?

Delirium (wild excitement) is found to be associated with 2,556 drugs and 2,320 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Coenzyme q10 and Delirium reports submitted per year:

Could Coenzyme q10 cause Delirium?

Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Coenzyme q10 *:

  • female: 87.5 %
  • male: 12.5 %

Age of people who have Delirium when taking Coenzyme q10 *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 30.77 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 69.23 %

Common drugs people take besides Coenzyme q10 *:

  1. Asa: 6 people, 33.33%
  2. Nuplazid: 5 people, 27.78%
  3. Gravol: 5 people, 27.78%
  4. Vitamin C: 5 people, 27.78%
  5. Vitamin B6: 5 people, 27.78%
  6. Sinemet: 4 people, 22.22%
  7. Vitamin B12: 4 people, 22.22%
  8. Miralax: 4 people, 22.22%
  9. Vitamin D3: 3 people, 16.67%
  10. Colace: 2 people, 11.11%

Common side effects people have besides Delirium *:

  1. Emotional Disorder: 5 people, 27.78%
  2. Hypersensitivity: 5 people, 27.78%
  3. Influenza Like Illness: 5 people, 27.78%
  4. Confusional State: 4 people, 22.22%
  5. Cellulitis (infection under the skin): 2 people, 11.11%
  6. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 2 people, 11.11%
  7. Diarrhea: 2 people, 11.11%
  8. Heart Rate Increased: 2 people, 11.11%
  9. Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure): 2 people, 11.11%
  10. Blood Pressure Fluctuation: 2 people, 11.11%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Hallucinations (sensations that appear real but are created by your mind): 5 people, 27.78%
  2. Delusion (a false belief or opinion): 5 people, 27.78%
  3. Urinary Incontinence (inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination): 1 person, 5.56%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 1 person, 5.56%
  5. Psychotic Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition: 1 person, 5.56%
  6. Prostate Cancer: 1 person, 5.56%
  7. Parkinson's Disease: 1 person, 5.56%
  8. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 1 person, 5.56%
  9. Joint Pain: 1 person, 5.56%
  10. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (bleeding disorder in which the immune system destroys platelets, which are necessary for normal blood clotting): 1 person, 5.56%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Coenzyme q10 and have Delirium?

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How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on coenzyme q - 10 (the active ingredients of Coenzyme q10) and Coenzyme q10 (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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