Brand: Mucomyst

Application: expectorant – cough suppressant – easier breathing in lung diseases such as bronchitis, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, etc.


Pharmaceutical forms of acetylcysteine


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Pharmacological information of inhaled acetylcysteine

Acetylcysteine ​​is a laxative that, if inhaled orally, helps to open and empty the airway mucosa due to certain respiratory diseases (such as emphysema, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia). This medicine helps the patient clear mucus from the lungs so that the patient can breathe more easily.

Acetylcysteine ​​eye drops and acetylcysteine ​​effervescent tablets also have other medical uses that you should get complete information about by referring to the relevant page.


Dosage and method of inhaled acetylcysteine


Contraindications to inhaled acetylcysteine


Inhalation of acetylcysteine ​​during pregnancy and lactation

During pregnancy and lactation, you should not use the drug arbitrarily without consulting your doctor. Medications can have devastating effects on the fetus or on yourself.


The effect of inhaled acetylcysteine ​​on driving and working with machinery

Although inhaled acetylcysteine ​​is unlikely to cause dizziness and drowsiness, it may cause nausea and vomiting, so be sure to be alert before driving or operating machinery.


Drug interactions of inhaled acetylcysteine

Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter and herbal medicines) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.

Inhaled acetylcysteine ​​may interfere with certain laboratory tests (including urine ketone tests) and cause erroneous results. Ask your doctor about taking this medicine before the test.


Special warnings and precautions when taking inhaled acetylcysteine

Some medications may not be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed; Therefore, it is best for your doctor to be aware of the following before taking inhaled acetylcysteine:


Side effects of inhaled acetylcysteine

All medications can cause side effects. But many consumers also do not experience any side effects. Some of the side effects go away shortly after taking the medicine. In case of persistent side effects, the physician should be informed:

Consult your doctor if you have any other symptoms that you feel may be due to inhaled acetylcysteine.


Excessive use of inhaled acetylcysteine ​​(drug poisoning)


Storage conditions of inhaled acetylcysteine