Active Ingredient(s): Levocarnitine
FDA Approved: * December 27, 1985
Pharm Company: * SIGMA TAU
Category: Vitamins & Supplements

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Carnitor Overview

Carnitine (β-hydroxy-γ-N-trimethylaminobutyric acid, 3-hydroxy-4-N,N,N-trimethylaminobutyrate) is a quaternary ammonium compound[1] involved in metabolism in most mammals, plants, and some bacteria.[2] Carnitine may exist in two isomers, labeled D-carnitine and L-carnitine, which are both biologically active. At room temperature, pure carnitine is a white powder, and a water-soluble zwitterion with low toxicity. Carnitine only exists in animals as the...

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what would my 20yr old daughter be taking carnicor for ## Carnicor contains the active ingredient L-Carnitine, it is used to treat various conditions, such as heart failure, Ischemia and Angina. Have you tried just asking her?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 250mg
  • Injection: 1g/5ml, 200mg/ml
  • Solution: 1g/10ml, 1gm/10ml
  • Tablet: 330mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Carnitor: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 54482-144 Carnitor 330 mg Oral Tablet by Sigma-tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54482-145 Carnitor 1 g/10ml Oral Solution by Sigma-tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 54482-147 Carnitor 1 g/5ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Sigma-tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Levocarnitine or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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