Betaine is produced naturally by the body. Some foods contain tiny amounts of betaine. CYSTADANE is manufactured according to the high quality and consistency standards required for prescription drugs.
CYSTADANE (betaine anhydrous for oral solution) is indicated for the treatment of homocystinuria to decrease high homocysteine blood levels. Homocystinuria is a rare genetic disorder in which there is an abnormal accumulation of the amino acid homocysteine in the blood and urine. The following are considered to be homocystinuria disorders: