ACTEIN

Found in: Hong Kong

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
1

Acetylcysteine is N-acetyl derivative of cysteine. Used as a mucolytic agent to reduce the viscosity of mucous secretions.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Acetylcysteine
R Respiratory system → R05 Cough and cold preparations → R05C Expectorants, excl. combinations with cough suppressants → R05CB Mucolytics

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Department of Health Drug Office (HK)
Identifier(s): 52560, 56017, 56201