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Drug Name:

NUTRESTORE Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
L-glutamine 5g; per packet; pwd for oral solution.

Company:
Emmaus Medical

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for NUTRESTORE:

Short bowel syndrome in conjunction with nutritional support and recombinant human growth hormone therapy.

Adult:

Take with food at 2–3 hour intervals while awake. 30g/day in divided doses (5g taken 6 times daily) for up to 16 weeks; may delay dose up to 2 hours if transiently intolerant to oral intake.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Not for parenteral use. Renal or hepatic impairment (monitor). Labor and delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Amino acid.

Adverse Reactions:

Infection, GI events (eg, tenesmus, flatulence), fever, depression, headache, hypoesthesia, pruritus, nail disorder.

How Supplied:

Packets—84

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