Australian Approved Name (AAN): Ubidecarenone
Common name/s and synonyms: Co-Enzyme Q10; Ubidecarenone anhydrous
Molecular formula: C59H90O4
Molecular weight: 863.34
Maximum daily dose: 300mg
Warnings and restrictions: When used as an excipient, the route of administration must be topical. Only for use in topical medicines for dermal application and not to be included in medicines intended for use in the eye. When used as an excipient, the concentration in the medicine must be no more than 0.05%.
When used in combination with Ubiquinol-10, the maximum recommended daily dose must provide no more than 300mg of ubiquinol-10 and ubidecarenone combined.
The medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:
WARF – Do not take while on warfarin therapy without medical advice.
Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipient
TGA reference: International Non-Proprietary Name