What is Betaine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Betaine is used to treat a lack of or defect in certain enzymes that causes too much homocysteine in the blood and urine. This medicine removes the extra homocysteine from the body.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Betaine

Side effect Patients Percentage

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Betaine

Dosage Patients Percentage
648mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Betaine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Personal research 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Betaine

Duration

Currently taking Betaine

Duration Patients Percentage
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Betaine

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Betaine.