Does it come in premesured tubes such as albuerol? I currently have teardrop bottles of mucomyst whih requires me to insert a needle to withraw the amount same as albuterol and insert theneedle fluid into the nebulizer.
13 Oct 2010
Mucomyst is available in rubber stoppered glass vials containing 4, 10, or 30 mL. The 20% solution may be diluted to a lesser concentration with either Sodium Chloride for Injection, Sodium Chloride for Inhalation, Sterile Water for Injection, or Sterile Water for Inhalation. The 10% solution may be used undiluted.
Mucomyst does not contain an antimicrobial agent, and care must be taken to minimize contamination of the sterile solution. If only a portion of the solution in a vial is used, store the remainder in a refrigerator and use for inhalation only within 96 hours.
- Mucomyst Information for Consumers
- Mucomyst Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Mucomyst (detailed)
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My mother has a trach and is using albuterol with treatment and they are wanting to had mucomyst.
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This measure (taken as needed) might allow someone to "stretch" out their supply.