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Last Updated : 2/6/2018

General Information on Dimethylglycine

Generic Name : Dimethylglycine

Pronunciation :  Di-methyl-gly-cine

Latest prescription information about Dimethylglycine. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
Therapeutic Classification : Amino Acid Supplements

Trade Names/Brand Names of Dimethylglycine

India : 

International : 

Aangamik, DMG 300, Immuno DMG

Overview of Dimethylglycine

Dimethylglycine is an amino acid used for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy, and allergies.

Why is Dimethylglycine Prescribed? (Indications)

• Dimethylglycine is an amino acid which is used in combination with other active ingredients for the treatment of conditions like attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder, epilepsy, allergies, respiratory disorders, inflammation and cancer.
• Its efficacy in these cases, however, has not been established.
 

When should Dimethylglycine not to be taken? (Contraindications)

• Dimethylglycine is contraindicated if the patient is allergic to drug.

What is the dosage of Dimethylglycine?

• Dimethylglycine has to be taken orally once a day or as advised by the physician.
• The initial dose recommended is 125 mg once daily.
• The dose can be increased to a maximum dose of 300 mg for every 2 to 4 hours of heavy stress or exercise.

How should Dimethylglycine be taken?

• Dimethylglycine comes as a capsule which has to be taken orally once daily or as advised by the physician between food.
• It is better to take with other medications such as carnitine or alpha lipoic acid.

What are the warnings and precautions for Dimethylglycine?

• Dimethylglycine should be avoided in pregnant and breastfeeding women since adequate information on its safety in these conditions is not available.
• Consult your doctor if you experience any allergy to the drug.
• Do not overdose the drug.

What are the side effects of Dimethylglycine?

• No adequate information available.

What are the other precautions for Dimethylglycine?

• Avoid use in children unless advised by the doctor.
• Consult the doctor before taking the drug.

What are the Drug Interactions of Dimethylglycine?

• Not known

What are the storage conditions for Dimethylglycine?

• Store at room temperature.

Last Updated : 2/6/2018
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