Mucosil

Active Ingredient(s): Acetylcysteine
Category: Allergies, Cough & Cold



Mucosil Overview

Acetylcysteine, 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 chronic bronchopulmonary disorders like pneumonia and bronchitis.[2] It has been used to treat lactobezoar in infants. It can be taken intravenously, by mouth, or inhaled as a mist.[2] Some people use it as a dietary supplement.[6][7] Common side effects in...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Acetylcysteine
  • Injection: 20%, 6gm/30ml (200mg/ml)
  • Solution: 10%, 20%
  • Tablet: 500mg
  • Tablet, Effervescent: 2.5gm, 2.5mg, 500mg
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