Carnitine

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Carnitine Side Effects, Interactions and Warnings



  • The use of a ketogenic diet as well as some antiseizure prescription medications may result in a carnitine deficiency.
    - Ann Pharmacother 1998 Mar;32(3):349-61 -- Role of the ketogenic diet in children with intractable seizures. -- Tallian KB, Nahata MC, Tsao CY.

  • Carnitine administration may cause euphoria in some individuals.
    - Am J Clin Nutr 1980 Jul;33(7):1489-92 -- Guarnieri GF, Ranieri F, Toigo G, Vasile A, Ciman M, Rizzoli V, Moracchiello M, Campanacci L.




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  • last update: February 2014



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