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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

Show all medications in the database that may interact with acetylcysteine.

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Medications known to interact with acetylcysteine

  • charcoal (Activated Charcoal, Eucarbon, Pharmacia Carbosorb, Charcocaps, Charcoal Plus DS, Healthstream Activated Charcoal, Active Carbon, EZChar, Actidose with Sorbitol, Actidose-Aqua, Liqui-Char, Insta-Char, Charcoaid 2000, Charcoaid-G, Charcoaid, Charcodote, Actidose-Aqua Advance, JL Bragg's Medicinal Charcoal, Medicoal, Karbons, Carbomix, Carbosorb X, Charcotabs, Charcotrace, Chem Mart Nasal Decongestant Capsule, Norit, Optimum Charcoal)
  • 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 4 disease interactions with acetylcysteine which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

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