DrugAge entry for L-Carnitine

Name
L-Carnitine 
Synonyms
(-)-Carnitine • (-)-L-Carnitine • (R)-Carnitine • 541-15-1 • Carniking • Carnilean • Carnitene • Carnitine • Carnitine, (-)- • Carnitolo • Carnitor • Carnovis • Carrier • Karnitin • L(-)-Carnitine • L-(-)-Carnitine • L-carnitine • L-Carnitine inner salt • Lefcar • Levocarnitina • Levocarnitine • Levocarnitinum • Levocarnitinum [Latin] • Metina • vitamin BT 
CAS Number
541-15-1 
IUPAC Name
(3R)-3-hydroxy-4-(trimethylazaniumyl)butanoate 
PubChem CID
10917 

Summary

Species No. Entries MAX(Avg Lifespan Change %) MAX(Max Lifespan Change %)

Results

Compound/Formulation Species Avg/Med Lifespan Change (%) Max Lifespan Change (%) Strain Dosage Significant? Reference

Lifespan Charts for L-Carnitine


References

Palermo, V et al. (2010) Acetyl-L-carnitine protects yeast cells from apoptosis and aging and inhibits mitochondrial fission. Aging Cell 9(4)570-579 PubMed

DGIdb Human Drug-Gene Interactions for L-Carnitine

Interaction Types Gene Symbol Common Name Entrez Id DGIdb Sources Homologs References

Stitch DB Human Drug-Protein Interactions for L-Carnitine

Up to 20 direct protein and drug interactions are displayed, having a medium confidence score (0.450) or above. Second order interactions are tabulated below.

Ensembl Id StringDB Id