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from 121 rub.

Порошок для приготовления раствора для приема внутрь АцетилцистеинAcetylcysteinum – the drug possessing mucolytic action, applied to treatment of cough.

Form of release and structure

Forms of production of drug:

  • Solution for inhalations (20%);
  • Solution for injections (10%);
  • Powder for preparation of solution for intake.

The main active ingredient of drug – Acetylcysteinum.

Indications to use

Acetylcysteinum is appointed at diseases of a respiratory organs and states which are followed by formation of a mucopurulent and viscous phlegm, among them:

  • Acute and chronic bronchitis;
  • The tracheitis caused by a bacterial or viral infection;
  • Bronchoectatic disease;
  • Bronchial asthma;
  • Sinusitis (for simplification of an otkhozhdeniye of a secret);
  • Mucoviscidosis (as a part of a combination therapy);
  • Pneumonia;
  • The atelectasis caused by obstruction of bronchial tubes a mucous stopper.

Also drug is shown at posttraumatic and postoperative states for removal of a viscous secret from respiratory tracts.


  • Peptic ulcer of a stomach and duodenum in an aggravation phase;
  • Pulmonary bleeding;
  • Pneumorrhagia;
  • Hypersensitivity to active ingredient.

Route of administration and dosage

Acetylcysteinum is appointed to adults and children 6 years on 400-600 mg a day are more senior (in 2-3 receptions).

Children from 2 to 6 years are recommended to accept medicine on 300-400 mg a day (in 2-3 receptions), up to 2 years – 200 mg in knocks (in 2 receptions).

Acetylcysteinum in the form of solution for injections is entered intramusculary once a day, the adult – on 300 mg, children – on 150 mg.

Drug for inhalations is used on 2-5 ml for 15-20 min.

At catarrhal diseases drug is accepted by 5-7 days. At heavy disease duration of a course of treatment is defined individually by the doctor. Treatment of bronchitis and a mucoviscidosis demands more prolonged use of medicine.

Side effects

Side effects develop seldom. In certain cases at use of Acetylcysteinum can arise:

  • Heartburn, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, feeling of the crowded stomach;
  • Nasal bleedings and sonitus;
  • Skin rash, itch, small tortoiseshell, bronchospasm.

At use of drug for inhalations perhaps local irritation of respiratory tracts and reflex cough, is much more rare – stomatitis or rhinitis.

At superficial intramuscular administration of medicine the insignificant burning sensation can appear.

Special instructions

Use of Acetylcysteinum at pregnancy and during breastfeeding is possible only according to strict indications.

At bronchial asthma and diseases of adrenal glands, kidneys and a liver medicine should be applied with extra care.

Between reception of antibiotics and Acetylcysteinum it is necessary to observe an interval of not less than 1-2 hours.

It is not necessary to accept drug along with antibechics because of suppression of a tussive reflex that can result in stagnation of a phlegm.

According to indications drug can be used at newborns under strict control of the doctor.


Structural analogs of Acetylcysteinum are AZZ medicines, Atsestin, Fluimucil, Mukoneks, N-ATs-ratiofarm, Viks the Asset.

Conditions and periods of storage

Drug is recommended to be stored in the dry room at a temperature not above 30 °C.

Period of validity – 3 years.

The prices in Internet drugstores:

Name of drug



Acetylcysteinum of 100 mg of n20 powder for solution preparation марбиофарм

121 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Acetylcysteinum of a tablet 600 of mg of 12 pieces

228 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Tablet Acetylcysteinum sparkling 200 mg 24 pieces

244 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Acetylcysteinum тбл thorn. 600 mg No. 12, Vitale-HD

246 rub.

Сеть московских аптек ИФКNetwork of the Moscow drugstores of IFC

Acetylcysteinum тбл thorn. 200 mg No. 24, Vitale-HD

248 rub.

Сеть московских аптек ИФКNetwork of the Moscow drugstores of IFC
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