Mucyst 400 mg Injection

Manufactured by Neon Laboratories Ltd
Composition: Acetylcysteine
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Mucyst 400 mg Injection is a mucolytic agent which reduces the thickness of the sputum. It is used to relieve chest congestion caused by thick or abnormal mucous secretion in patients with lung diseases such as bronchitis, asthma, emphysema, etc. It is also used as an antidote for paracetamol poisoning.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Mucyst 400 mg Injection

Onset of action

The amount of time required for this medicine to show its effect is subject to variations based on the intended use and route of administration.

Duration of effect

The time duration for which this medicine remains effective in the body is subject to variations based on the intended use and route of administration.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless clearly necessary. Your doctor will determine the suitability and safety of the use of this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary and the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Your doctor may advise you to stop breastfeeding for a certain period of time depending on your clinical condition.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Mucyst 400 mg Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Mucyst 400 mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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