British Biologicals Generic : Methionine
390.00 105kcal / 5g / 20g / 2g / 0.5g / 700IU / 37.8IU / 14IU / 16.8mg / 0.42mg / 0.476mg / 0.56mg / 1.68mcg / 98mcg / 2.8mg / 6.44mg / 92.4mcg / 140mg / 98mg / 98mg / 5.88mg / 28mcg / 4.2mg / 0.196mg / 112mg / 252mg / 14mcg / 21mcg / 12.6mcg / 12.6mcg / 0.28mg / 70mg / 42mg / 42mg / 42mg / 28mg / 56mg / 140mg / 224mg / 100g 400g
â€¢ Gastrointestinal disorder: Nausea and vomiting
â€¢ Others: Drowsiness
The recommended dose for:
â€¢ Acetaminophen poisoning is: 2.5 g every four hours for 4 doses within 10 hours of acetaminophen intake.
â€¢ Acidification of urine in adults: 200mg three to four times a day orally in the form of capsules or powder.
The dose in children will be decided by the physician.
â€¢ Methionine is available as a tablet, capsule, powder or liquid.
Methionine is contraindicated in the following conditions:
â€¢ Allergy to methionine
â€¢ Pregnancy and breastfeeding
â€¢ Acidosis, which can worsen
â€¢ Liver disease
â€¢ Atherosclerosis and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) deficiency, due to possible homocysteine build up which can increase the risk for heart disease
â€¢ An overdose of methionine can worsen liver disease.
â€¢ The treatment should be taken only on the advice of a physician.
â€¢ Not known
â€¢ Store the drug at room temperature and also away from heat and moisture.