Carnitor Oral Solution Generic Name & Formulations
Levocarnitine 1g/10mL; cherry flavor.
Tabs—90; Oral soln—118mL; Single-dose vials (5mL)—5
Carnitor Oral Solution Indications
Primary systemic or secondary carnitine deficiency.
Carnitor Oral Solution Dosage and Administration
Consume slowly in divided doses, preferably with meals; may mix in liquids. Initially 1g/day; titrate slowly; range 1–3g/day.
Consume slowly in divided doses, preferably with meals; may mix in liquids. Initially 50mg/kg/day; titrate slowly; range 50–100mg/kg (max 3g) per day.
Carnitor Oral Solution Contraindications
Carnitor Oral Solution Boxed Warnings
Carnitor Oral Solution Warnings/Precautions
Obtain baseline carnitine level; monitor blood chemistry, carnitine levels, vital signs, clinical condition. Seizure disorders. Renal insufficiency (oral forms). Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.
Carnitor Oral Solution Pharmacokinetics
Carnitor Oral Solution Interactions
Monitor INR with warfarin.
Carnitor Oral Solution Adverse Reactions
GI upset/pain, body odor, seizures; hypersensitivity reactions (discontinue if occur). Inj: also inj site reactions.
Carnitor Oral Solution Clinical Trials
Carnitor Oral Solution Note
Carnitor Oral Solution Patient Counseling