Carnimed 500mg Tablet

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Carnimed 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Carnimed Tablet

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Uses of Carnimed Tablet

Carnimed 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Carnimed Tablet

Common

Nausea, Palpitations, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Peripheral edema, Gastrointestinal discomfort, Anemia, Muscle pain, Bone pain, Bronchitis, Cough, Diarrhoea, Gastritis, Headache, Increased calcium level in blood, Increased blood pressure, Muscle weakness, Tachycardia, Vertigo, Vomiting.

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How to use Carnimed Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Carnimed 500mg Tablet with food.

How Carnimed Tablet works

Levocarnitine belongs to the class of medications called as amino acid derivative. It works by improving the low levels of carnitine in the body.

In Depth Information on Carnimed Tablet

Expert advice for Carnimed Tablet

  • Take during or immediately after the meals and consume slowly.
  • Take at evenly spaced times throughout the day (every 3 or 4 hours).
  • Monitor your blood glucose levels regularly during levocarnitine treatment.
  • Take precautions during levocarnitine treatment as you may be at risk of bleeding.
  • Do not take this drug if you are allergic to levocarnitine or any of its ingredients. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
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Warnings
Special precautions for Carnimed 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Carnimed 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Carnimed 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Carnimed 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Carnime
d 500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Carnime
d 500mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Carnimed 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levo-carnitine

Carnimed is a type of protein (dipeptide made from the essential amino acids lysine and methionine). It is used to treat primary and secondary Levo-carnitine deficiency.
Carnimed is a type of protein (dipeptide made from the essential amino acids lysine and methionine. It is used to treat primary and secondary Levo-carnitine deficiency.
Carnimed is a type of protein (dipeptide made from the essential amino acids lysine and methionine). It is used to treat primary and secondary Levo-carnitine deficiency. Primary systemic carnitine deficiency is characterized by low concentrations of Levo-carnitine in plasma, red blood cells, and/or tissues. Secondary carnitine deficiency can be a consequence of inborn errors of metabolism.
Carnimed is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription drugs.
Carnimed is not a steroid. Carnimed is a type of protein (dipeptide made from the essential amino acids lysine and methionine). It is used to treat primary and secondary Levo-carnitine deficiency.
Carnimed is not used for seizures. Carnimed is a dipeptide made from the essential amino acids lysine and methionine. It is used to treat primary and secondary Levo-carnitine deficiency.
Carnimed is a naturally occurring substance required in energy metabolism.
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