CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP; l carnitine, zinc, therapeutic nutrients, minerals, electrolytes .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
Each film coated tablet contains: L-carnitine L- tartarate 1000 mg. Zinc gluconate 50 mg.
INDICATION OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
Indicated for the treatment of primary and secondary carnitine deficiency in children under 12 years of age .
DOSAGE OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
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The recommended dose is : –
Adults and children over 12 years of age: The tablets should be given in divided doses. It is advisable to monitor therapy by measuring free and acyl carnitine levels in both plasma and urine. The management of inborn errors of metabolism : the dosage required depends upon the specific inborn error of metabolism concerned and the seventy of presentation at the time of treatment . however , the following can be considered as a general guide . an oral dosage of up to 200 mg/kg/day in divided doses (2 to 4) is recommended for chronic use in some disorders ,with lower doses sulficing in other conditions . if clinical and biochemical symptoms do not improve, the dose may be increased on a short-term basis . higher doses up to 400 mg/kg/day may be necessary in acute metabolic decompensation or the i.v. route may be required Haemodialysis – maintenance therapy . if significant clinical benefit has been gained by first course of intravenous levocarnitine then maintenance therapy can be considered using 1 g per day of carnivita forte orally. On the day of the dialysis oral carnivita forte has to be administered at the end of the session .
OVER-DOSAGE OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
There have been no report of toxicity from levocarnitine overdosage . Overdosage should be treated with supportive care .
CONTRA-INDICATION OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
Hypersensitivity to any of the constituents of the product .
STORAGE OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
This product should be stored in a dry place, at a temperature not exceeding 30ْ C .
PACK OF CARNIVITA FORTE 30 CAP
Carton box containing 1, 2 or 3 opaque blisters ( AL / PVDC ) each of 10 film coated tablets and insert leaflet.
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