Cyto Carn is a Medical Food designed for patients’ dietary management affected by Inborn Errors of Metabolism, such as Mitochondrial Cytopathies or Fatty Acid Metabolism disorders. As a pure, soluble powder designed for superior absorption, Cyto Carn provides patients with amino acid Carnitine in the form of Acetyl-L-Carnitine. Refer to the FAQs listed on this page to learn more.
How much Cyto Carn powder should I take each day?
Daily intake should be determined by your healthcare professional specializing in mitochondrial or metabolic disorders.
What type of Carnitine is used in Cyto Carn?
Cyto Carn uses pure Acetyl L-Carnitine powder. Each gram of powder delivers 800mg of L-Carnitine
How much L-Carnitine is in one bottle?
The bottle contains 150 grams of Acetyl L-Carnitine. This delivers 120 grams of pure L-Carnitine.
Is there a scoop in the bottle?
Yes, each bottle contains a scoop that delivers 1 gram of powder, which includes 800mg of L-Carnitine.
Does Cyto Carn contain allergens?
Cyto Carn is allergen tested at No Detectable Limit (NDL) for egg, milk, fish, wheat, corn, soy, tree nuts, and peanut.
How should I consume Cyto Carn?
Using the scoop, measure the recommended amount of Cyto Carn. Consume directly by mouth or add to juices, beverages or sprinkle on top of or mix with food. It can also be added to tube feeding formulas.
Can Cyto Carn be tube fed?
Yes, the powder is soluble and will readily suspend in formulas.
What are the ingredients in Cyto Carn?
It is made only from acetyl L-carnitine.
Is Cyto Carn nutritionally complete?
No, it contains acetyl L-carnitine only. It is not a source of macronutrients or other vitamins and minerals. Cyto Carn should not be used as a sole source of nutrition.