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Active ingredients: carglumic acid
What it is used for
Carbaglu is indicated in treatment of: Hyperammonaemia due to N-acetylglutamate synthase primary deficiency; - Hyperammonaemia due to Organic Acidaemias such as: Hyperammonaemia due to isovaleric acidaemia, Hyperammonaemia due to methymalonic acidaemia, Hyperammonaemia due to propionic acidaemia
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Replace the cover firmly after use
- Do not Freeze
- Protect from Moisture
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 30 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
A bar-shaped tablet, with 4 punches on one side ('c c c c'), size 18.0 x 6.0 mm, with 3 break-marks both sides
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient carglumic acid
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
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