What are the side effects of amino acid?

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  • AStacy Wiegman, PharmD, Pharmacy, answered

    Amino acid may cause side effects in some people. Side effects may include:

    • swelling
    • water weight gain
    • increase in blood urea nitrogen
    • and dilutional hyponatremia, a deficiency of sodium in the blood

    Other side effects that may occur from the injection include:

    • infection at the location of the injection
    • blood clot in the vein
    • vein inflammation
    • an abnormal increase in blood volume
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