L-alanyl-L-glutamine

Information about L-alanyl-L-glutamine

L-alanyl-l-glutamine uses

L-alanyl-L-glutamine is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.

How l-alanyl-l-glutamine works

L-alanyl-L-glutamine belongs to class of drugs called amino acids. It works by inhibiting the muscle break down and increases the synthesis of muscle proteins and also it improves electrolyte and water absorption in the intestines and increases the body’s natural defense mechanism.

Common side effects of l-alanyl-l-glutamine

Available Medicine for L-alanyl-L-glutamine

  • ₹1322 to ₹2099
    Fresenius Kabi India Pvt Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹145 to ₹1428
    La Renon Healthcare Pvt Ltd
    2 variant(s)

Expert advice for L-alanyl-L-glutamine

• You should not take L-alanyl-L-glutamine more than 3 weeks.
• You will be regularly monitored for liver function especially if you have liver disease.
• L-alanyl-L-glutamine is not recommended in children.
• Patients who are allergic to L-alanyl-L-glutamine or any of its ingredients should not take it.
• Patients with severe kidney disease or liver disease insufficiency should not take Lalanyl-L-glutamine.


Content on this page was last updated on 16 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)