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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
I have high blood pressure that I am controlling with medication. I want to take a supplement that includes CO Q10 and Ginkgo Biloba. Is it safe for me to add this vitamin to my diet?
This question has been forwarded by Diet and Nutrition:
Probably safe but ginko can raise your blood pressure. Co-Q 10 does not usually present a risk.
Glen F Aukerman, MD, DABFP
Professor of Family Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University