WHAT IS CARNITOR?
Carnitor is a naturally occurring chemical that provides energy to the body.Carnitor is a medication that is used to treat carnitine deficiency. Carnitor can be used for a variety of other things that aren’t covered in this drug guide.
This medication is a diet supplement used to prevent and treat low blood levels of carnitine. Carnitine is a substance made in the body from meat and dairy products.
It helps the body use certain chemicals (long-chain fatty acids) for energy and to keep you in good health. Low blood levels of carnitine may occur in people whose bodies cannot properly use carnitine from their diets, people on dialysis due to serious kidney disease, and people being treated with certain drugs (e.g., valproic acid, zidovudine). Carnitine levels that are too low can cause liver, heart, and muscle problems.
BEFORE TAKING THIS MEDICINE
If you have kidney illness (or are on dialysis), a history of seizures, or if you take a blood thinner (warfarin, Coumadin, Jantoven) and have regular “INR” or prothrombin time tests, tell your doctor before using Carnitor.
HOW SHOULD I TAKE CARNITOR?
Follow your prescription’s instructions to the letter. This medicine should not be taken in bigger or smaller doses or for longer than suggested.
You may need frequent blood tests when using Carnitor.
Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Do not freeze liquid forms of this medication. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.
CARNITOR SIDE EFFECTS
Upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, muscle pain/weakness, swelling of hands/lower legs/feet, tingling skin, or body odor (“fishy” smell) may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
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