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SYMPT-X Glutamine

Generic name: glutamine [ GLOO-ta-meen ]
Brand names: GlutaSolve, SYMPT-X Glutamine, NutreStore
Drug class: Nutraceutical products

Medically reviewed by on May 20, 2024. Written by Cerner Multum.

What is SYMPT-X Glutamine?

SYMPT-X Glutamine is used to support muscle tissue growth and protection, energy storage, and immune system function under certain conditions.

SYMPT-X Glutamine is used as a supplement for certain types of conditions, such as injuries, severe burns, stomach and intestinal problems that decrease the absorption of SYMPT-X Glutamine, or other problems that increase stress on the body.

SYMPT-X Glutamine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

SYMPT-X Glutamine side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives, difficult breathing, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

SYMPT-X Glutamine may cause serious side effects. Stop using SYMPT-X Glutamine and call your doctor at once if you have:

Less serious side effects may be more likely, or you may have none at all.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.


Follow all directions on the label and package. Use exactly as directed. Tell your healthcare provider if you use other medicines or have other medical conditions or allergies.

Before taking this medicine

You should not use SYMPT-X Glutamine if you are allergic to it, or if you have:

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if SYMPT-X SYMPT-X Glutamine is safe to use if you have or have ever had:

Ask a doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Do not give this medicine to a child without medical advice.

How should I take SYMPT-X Glutamine?

Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor.

Your dose needs may change if you switch to a different brand, strength, or form of this medicine. Avoid medication errors by using exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor.

Take the SYMPT-X Glutamine tablet or capsule ideally on an empty stomach (at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal) or after exercise.

Read and carefully follow the instructions for mixing and taking the SYMPT-X Glutamine powder. The SYMPT-X Glutamine powder can also be given through a feeding tube. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you do not understand these instructions.

Store at cool room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep each dose of the oral powder in its packet until you are ready to use it.

What happens if I miss a dose?

Take the medicine as soon as you can, but skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not take two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should I avoid while taking SYMPT-X Glutamine?

Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.

What other drugs will affect SYMPT-X Glutamine?

Other drugs may affect SYMPT-X Glutamine, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use.

Popular FAQ

Glutamine, taken either in the diet or as a supplement, preserves muscle function and improves nitrogen balance. In addition, it crosses the blood-brain barrier and acts as a precursor to neurotransmitters. In theory, this makes it beneficial in athletes who subject their bodies to high levels of physical and mental stress and whose requirement for glutamine far exceeds that of a non-training person. Glutamine deficiencies can contribute to sub-optimal performance and slow recovery times. Continue reading

Further information

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.