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Is it safe to use L-carnitine injection for weight loss? What are the side effects?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michele Cavenee
Bariatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not proven

There is no scientific evidence that L-carnitine injections lead to significant or lasting weight loss.
Side effects from injections can include infection at the injection site.

In brief: Not proven

There is no scientific evidence that L-carnitine injections lead to significant or lasting weight loss.
Side effects from injections can include infection at the injection site.
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