Serine coated granules 2.5 gram

  • Product

    Serine coated granules 2.5 grams

  • Authorisation

    Unlicensed medicine

  • Active ingredient

    l-Serine 2.5 grams

  • Indication

    Serine deficiency syndrome

  • Storage condition

    Below 25 °C

Serine is used in combination with glycine as supplement in patients with serine deficiency syndrome, a rare hereditary metabolic disorder.

It has also been used pre-natal in larger quantities/doses per day to prevent congenital lack of glycine/serine. After birth both glycine and serine must be administered evenly distributed over the day. It is life long treatment.

Serine is available in 2.5 grams coated granules and 500 mg capsules.

Legal status

Serine coated granules is an unlicensed medicine in the Netherlands. The Dutch Health Care Inspectorate (IGZ) has given permission for the supply.

Serine coated granules is supplied “from-pharmacy-to-pharmacy” on named patient basis. An order signed by the pharmacist and a physician’s statement from the prescribing physician are required with every order.

Availability for (Hospital) Pharmacies

In the Netherlands, Serine coated granules is supplied by ACE Apotheek. More information for (hospital) pharmacies in the Netherlands can be found on the website of ACE Apotheek.

(Hospital) Pharmacies outside the Netherlands that would like to know more about the availability of this product are welcome to contact us via our contact form.