Coenzyme Q10 Treatment in Infertile Men with Idiopathic Asthenozoospermia

The exogenous administration of coenzyme Q10 increases the level of the same and Ubiquinol in semen and is effective in improving sperm kinetic features in patients affected by idiopathic asthenozoospermia.

Journal: Fertility and Sterility

Authors: Giancarlo Balercia, EddiBuldreghini, Arianna Vignini, Luca Tiano, Francesca Paggi, Salvatore Amoroso, Giuseppe Ricciardo-Lamonica, Marco Boscaro, Andrea Lenzi, and GianPaoloLittarru

Department: Andrology Unit, Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine and Applied Biotechnologies, Umberto I Hospital, School of Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona;

Institute of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona;

Department of Neuroscience, Unit of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona;

Department of Economics, School of Economics, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona; and e Andrology, Pathophysiology of Reproduction and Endocrine Diagnosis Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome ‘‘La Sapienza,’’ Rome, Italy

Abstract link: http://www.fertstert.org/article/S0015-0282(08)00487-1/pdf

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