Skip to content
Mountainside Medical Supplies ⛰️ FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS $100 OR MORE ⛰️ Toll Free: 1-888-687-4334
⛰️ FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS $100 OR MORE ⛰️ Toll Free: 1-888-687-4334

Acetylcysteine Medications

Acetylcysteine medications are used to treat various respiratory conditions, including bronchitis, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It can help to thin and loosen mucus, making it easier to cough up, and also has antioxidant properties that can help to reduce inflammation and protect the lungs from damage.
In addition to respiratory conditions, acetylcysteine may also be used to treat acetaminophen (Tylenol) overdose, as it can help to prevent or reduce liver damage caused by an overdose of this medication.
Some acetylcysteine medications may also be used in the treatment of conditions affecting the liver and kidneys, as well as in the management of dry eye syndrome and corneal damage.
Overall, acetylcysteine medications are primarily used to improve respiratory function and treat conditions related to mucus build-up and oxidative stress.