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Composition for REE

Levocarnitine(1 gm)

food interaction for REE

alcohol interaction for REE

pregnancy interaction for REE

lactation interaction for REE

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Ree 1gm injection with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ree 1gm injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Either animal studies have shown no adverse effect on the fetus, but there is no human studies or animal studies have shown an adverse effect that was not confirmed in human studies. Please consult your doctor.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for REE

Levocarnitine(1 gm)

Uses

Ree 1gm injection is used for the treatment of carnitine deficiency. It includes a group of metabolic muscle diseases that prevents body from utilizing fats for energy during fasting.

How it works

Ree 1gm injection belongs to the class of medications called as amino acid derivative. It works by improving the low levels of carnitine in the body.

Common side effects

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

Common Dosage for REE 1GM INJECTION

Patients taking REE 1GM INJECTION

  • 40%
    Thrice A week
  • 33%
    Twice A Week
  • 13%
    Once A Day
  • 7%
    Once A Week
  • 7%
    Twice A Month

SUBSTITUTES for REE

3 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • NUCARNIT 1 GM INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 35.47/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 177.35
    pay 10% more per ML of injection
  • RECARNIT 1 GM INJECTION
    (1 injection in vial)
    LG Lifesciences
    Rs. 130/injection
    Injection
    Rs. 130
    pay 303% more per injection
  • CARNILEV 1GM INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Ajanta Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 20.19/ML of injection
    generic_icon
    Rs. 100.96
    save 37% more per ML of injection

Top Physicians

  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
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    MBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
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    MBBS, MD, Diploma
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  • Dr. Joy Chakraborty
    MBBS, MD
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  • Dr. R. S. Rawat
    MBBS, MD
    4.5

Expert advice for REE

  • 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. 

Frequently asked questions for REE

Levocarnitine

 
Q. Is levocarnitine OTC?
Levocarnitine is not an OTC. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.
 
Q. Is levocarnitine the same as l-carnitine?
Levocarnitine is otherwise known as l-carnitine.
 
Q. Is levocarnitine a steroid?
No. Levocarnitine is an amino acid derivative.

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Content on this page was last updated on 09 December, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)