Carnitor Sf Generic Name & Formulations
Levocarnitine 1g/10mL; oral solution; cherry flavor; sugar-free.
Tabs—90; Oral soln—118mL; Single-dose vials (5mL)—5
Carnitor Sf Indications
Primary systemic or secondary carnitine deficiency.
Carnitor Sf 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 Sf Contraindications
Carnitor Sf Boxed Warnings
Carnitor Sf 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 Sf Pharmacokinetics
Carnitor Sf Interactions
Monitor INR with warfarin.
Carnitor Sf Adverse Reactions
GI upset/pain, body odor, seizures; hypersensitivity reactions (discontinue if occur). Inj: also inj site reactions.
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Carnitor Sf Patient Counseling