Active Ingredient(s): Cysteamine Bitartrate
FDA Approved: * April 30, 2013
Category: Urinary System

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Procysbi Overview

Cysteamine is a medication intended for a number of indications, and approved by the FDA to treat cystinosis. It is a stable aminothiol, i.e., an organic compound containing both an amine and a thiol functional groups. Cysteamine is a white, water-soluble solid. It is often used as salts of the ammonium derivative [HSCH2CH2NH3]+[1] including the hydrochloride, phosphocysteamine, and bitartrate.[2] Cysteamine molecule is biosynthesized in mammals, including hu...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cysteamine Bitartrate
  • Capsule: 150mg, 50mg
  • Capsule, Delayed Release: 25mg, 75mg
  • Solution: 0.44%
  • Solution/drops: 0.44%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Procysbi: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 49663-001 Procysbi 25 mg Enteric Coated Capsule by Raptor Therapeutics Inc.
  • 49663-002 Procysbi 75 mg Enteric Coated Capsule by Raptor Therapeutics Inc.
  • 75987-100 Procysbi 25 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release Pellets by Horizon Pharma Inc.
  • 75987-101 Procysbi 75 mg Oral Capsule, Delayed Release Pellets by Horizon Pharma Inc.

Other drugs which contain Cysteamine Bitartrate or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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