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  • n. A drug developed to treat Alzheimer's disease and other cognitive defects, but now being investigated for treatment of neuromuscular diseases.


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  • The goal of this phase III study is to assess whether the medication idebenone helps to improve the neurologic symptoms of Friedreich ataxia.

    Friedreich's Ataxia (FA) Research at CHOP

  • Idebenone, for example, was found in one study to have stronger oxidative stress protection capacity than vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid), vitamin E (tocopherol), or alpha-lipoic acid.10 But other studies have refuted that finding.11 Another study did skin biopsies on a small number of patients who used idebenone and found that they had decreased levels of MMPs and an increase in collagen.12

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  • The term also includes natural fatty acids such as alpha-lipoic acid and synthetic antioxidants such as idebenone, an analog synthetic impersonator of coenzyme Q10, a natural antioxidant present in our cells that produces energy.

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  • The rating is based on a 2005 study that compared topical antioxidants by their ability to protect the skin.5 The antioxidant idebenone scored 95, vitamin E 80, and Vitamin C 52.

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  • New antioxidants include ferulic acid, idebenone, ubiquinone coenzyme Q10, alpha lipoic acid, and resveratrol and are already making their way into our friendly neighborhood counters.

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  • In the trial, patients were either given the new drug or a placebo for 24 weeks, after which time several taking idebenone, marketed as Catena, were found to have greatly improved eyesight. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • A clinical trial has found that a quarter of patients who took idebenone for 24 weeks enjoying such improved vision that they were able to read an entire row of letters on a standard chart. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • Results from a two-year open label intervention study with idebenone Catena® in patients with Duchene Muscular Dystrophy.

    Reuters: Press Release

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  • Research Chemist at University of California Riverside has validated that topical antioxidants -- including idebenone, pomegranate, green tea, and vitamins E and C fight photoaging, lessen fine lines, and may protect against skin cancer.

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