Acetadote OverviewAcetylcysteine, also known as N-acetylcysteine (NAC), is a medication that is used to treat paracetamol (acetaminophen) overdose, and to loosen thick mucus in individuals with cystic fibrosis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It can be taken intravenously, by mouth, or inhaled as a mist. Some people use it as a dietary supplement. Common side effects include nausea and vomiting when taken by mouth.[1&a...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 20%, 6gm/30ml (200mg/ml)
- Solution: 10%, 20%
- Tablet: 500mg
- Tablet, Effervescent: 2.5gm, 2.5mg, 500mg
NDC Database Records for Acetadote: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 66220-207 Acetadote 200 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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