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Possible Interaction: Carnitine and Pivampicillin



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

It is suggested that pivampicillin inhibits uptake of carnitine from the gut and may either directly or indirectly depress endogenous carnitine synthesis.
Postgraduate medical journal  •  1992  |  View Paper
These results demonstrate that in pivampicillin treatment the carnitine pool of erythrocytes also alters.
Acta paediatrica Hungarica  •  1991  |  View Paper
Short-term administration of pivampicillin and pivmecillinam resulted in a reduction of serum carnitine concentration and an increase in excretion of acylcarnitine in urine.
The Lancet  •  1989  |  View Paper
Pivampicillin treatment reduced the carnitine concentrations in the liver of the 48 hr fasted rat to about 1/2 of the controls after 6 days.
Biochemical pharmacology  •  1992  |  View Paper