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Acetadote Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved January 23rd, 2004)
  • Brand name: Acetadote
  • Generic name: acetylcysteine
  • Dosage form: Injection
  • Company: Cumberland Pharmaceuticals
  • Treatment for: Acetaminophen Overdose

Acetadote (acetylcysteine) is an injectable treatment to prevent or lessen potential liver damage resulting from acetaminophen overdose.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Acetadote

Dec 19, 2008Approval Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Reports FDA Approval for Updated Labeling of Acetadote
Jan 23, 2004Approval Acetadote Cumberland Pharmaceuticals - Treatment for Acetaminophen Overdose

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