What Conditions does ACETYLCYSTEINE Treat?

  • respiratory system complications due to cystic fibrosis
  • accumulation of a amyloid protein in organs and tissues
  • studies of the larger air passages of the lungs
  • acetaminophen overdose
  • an increase in the thickness of lung secretions
  • chronic widening of the lung airway passages
  • collapse of the lung caused by a mucous obstruction
  • prevention of kidney damage due to contrast media
  • intestinal obstruction in the fetus or newborn
  • additional agent to induce general anesthesia

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