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What is mucomyst (acetylcysteine) used to treat?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)

To loosen mucus in conditions such as Bronchitis & COPD, to help breathe better. Also in Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose to help lessen liver damage.

In brief: Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)

To loosen mucus in conditions such as Bronchitis & COPD, to help breathe better. Also in Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose to help lessen liver damage.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. W. James Chon
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: Contrast nephropathy

It is still used in preventing acute kidney injury caused by intravenous contrast.

In brief: Contrast nephropathy

It is still used in preventing acute kidney injury caused by intravenous contrast.
Dr. W. James Chon
Dr. W. James Chon
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Dr. Alan Ali
Acetylcysteine is mainly used to loosen mucus so you can breath better, in conditions such as COPD & Bronchitis.
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)

Mucomyst (acetylcysteine) is used to treat acetominophen (tylenol) overdoase and to thin mucus.

In brief: Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)

Mucomyst (acetylcysteine) is used to treat acetominophen (tylenol) overdoase and to thin mucus.
Dr. Anifat Balogun
Dr. Anifat Balogun
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