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Acetylcysteine Drug Interactions

A total of 6 drugs are known to interact with acetylcysteine.

  • 1 moderate drug interaction
  • 5 minor drug interactions

Check for interactions with acetylcysteine

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Medications known to interact with acetylcysteine

  • charcoal (Activated Charcoal, Charcocaps, Norit, Active Carbon, Insta-Char, Optimum Charcoal, EZChar, Actidose with Sorbitol, Actidose-Aqua, Liqui-Char, Charcoaid 2000, Charcoaid-G, Charcoaid, Charcoal Plus DS, Charcodote, Actidose-Aqua Advance, JL Bragg's Medicinal Charcoal, Medicoal, Karbons, Carbomix, Carbosorb X, Charcotabs, Healthstream Activated Charcoal, Charcotrace, Chem Mart Nasal Decongestant Capsule, Pharmacia Carbosorb, Eucarbon)
  • charcoal / simethicone (Flatulex)
  • charcoal / sorbitol (Actidose Plus Sorbitol, Insta-Char with Sorbitol, Liqui-Char with Sorbitol, Char-Flo with Sorbitol)
  • ifosfamide (Ifex)
  • ifosfamide / mesna (Ifex/Mesnex)
  • insulin inhalation, rapid acting (Afrezza, Exubera)

acetylcysteine disease Interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with acetylcysteine which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

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Further information

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