Acetylcysteine Nebulizer Solution 10pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Acetylcysteine: Nebulizer solution (10%)

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Acetylcysteine 10% Soln
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Acetylcysteine 10% Soln
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Acetylcysteine 10% Soln
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Acetylcysteine 10% Soln

What is this Medicine?

ACETYLCYSTEINE (a se teel SIS teen) is a drug that loosens and thins mucus in the lungs. It is used to make breathing easier in patients with bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, emphysema, tuberculosis, or other lung problems.

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Acetylcysteine 10% Solution

NDC: 000543025
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Acetaminophen Overdose, Mucolysis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Bronchitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Nephrotoxicity Prophylaxis, Distal Intestinal Obstruction Syndrome

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Acetylcysteine 10% Solution
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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