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Brand name: Carnitine (Balance) TM

Active ingredients: levocarnitine

What it is used for

L-carnitine has an important role in fat burning and exercise performance. L-carnitine helps increase aerobic and anaerobic metabolism while improving the transport and metabolism of fatty acids across the inner mitochondrial membrane where fat is burned to produce extra energy. Improved performance in athletes, ergogenic aid. Assist performance in athletes. Assist in the utilisation of fatty acids as energy. Assist in the utilisation of fatty acids as energy, resulting in body fat loss L-carnitine has a role in fatty acid metabolism. L-carnitine has a role in weight management, by assisting fat metabolism, when combined with a calorie controlled diet and exercise regime.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is Not Scheduled.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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