Aminolog

Aminolog

Manufacturer:

West-Coast Pharma

Distributor:

Kaufmann
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Leucine 101 mg, valine 86 mg, phenylalanine 68 mg, isoleucine 67 mg, methionine 59 mg, L-lysine acetate 105 mg, threonine 53 mg, histidine 38 mg, tyrosine 30 mg, tryptophan 23 mg
Indications/Uses
Prevention & treatment of damages due to faulty or deficient protein metabolism in chronic kidney disease in connection w/ a limited dietary protein intake of ≤40 g/day (adult); usually w/ GFR <25 mL/min.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
Should be taken with food: Swallow whole.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Hypercalcemia. Disturbed amino acid metabolism.
Special Precautions
Administer as long as GFR <25 mL/min & restrict dietary protein to ≤40g/day (adult). Childn.
Drug Interactions
May cause or aggravate elevated serum Ca levels w/ Ca-containing drugs. Disturbed absorption w/ drugs that form hardly soluble compd w/ Ca eg, tetracyclines, quinolones (eg, ciprofloxacin & norfloxacin) as well as drugs containing Fe, fluoride or estramustine. An interval of at least 2 hr should elapse between intake of other drugs.
ATC Classification
B05XB - Amino acids ; Used in I.V. solutions.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Aminolog FC tab
Packing/Price
100's (P2,800/box);10's
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