NDC Active Ingredient Acetylcysteine

Active Ingredient Information

What is Acetylcysteine?

The N-acetyl derivative of CYSTEINE. It is used as a mucolytic agent to reduce the viscosity of mucous secretions. It has also been shown to have antiviral effects in patients with HIV due to inhibition of viral stimulation by reactive oxygen intermediates.

What is the usage for Acetylcysteine?

When inhaled by mouth, acetylcysteine is used to help thin and loosen mucus in the airways due to certain lung diseases (such as emphysema, bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, pneumonia). This effect helps you to clear the mucus from your lungs so that you can breathe easier. When taken by mouth, acetylcysteine is used to prevent liver damage from acetaminophen overdose.

How many products in the NDC database contain Acetylcysteine?

The NDC database has 38 products with the active ingredient Acetylcysteine. The following table lists all the products that have this active ingredient.

NDC Products with Acetylcysteine

NDC Proprietary Name Non-Proprietary Name Dosage Form Route Name Company Name Status
0409-3307Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Hospira, Inc.ACTIVE
0409-3308Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Hospira, Inc.ACTIVE
0517-7504Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantRespiratory (inhalation)American Regent, Inc.ACTIVE
0517-7510Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantRespiratory (inhalation)American Regent, Inc.ACTIVE
0517-7604Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantRespiratory (inhalation)American Regent, Inc.ACTIVE
0517-7610Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantRespiratory (inhalation)American Regent, Inc.ACTIVE
0517-7630Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantRespiratory (inhalation)American Regent, Inc.ACTIVE
0574-0805Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjectionIntravenousPadagis Us LlcACTIVE
14445-412Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjectionIntravenousIndoco Remedies LimitedACTIVE
17089-067Proprietary Name: Anti Age Stress Acetylcysteine - Ballota Foetida - Epinephrine - Glutathione - Interferon Gamma-...PelletOralGuna SpaACTIVE
17478-660Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjectionIntravenousAkornACTIVE
25021-812Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousSagent PharmaceuticalsACTIVE
25021-812Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousSagent PharmaceuticalsACTIVE
25021-812Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousSagent PharmaceuticalsACTIVE
25021-812Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousSagent PharmaceuticalsACTIVE
51754-0104Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine Acetylcysteine InjectionInjectionIntravenousExela Pharma Sciences, LlcACTIVE
55150-259Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousAuromedics Pharma LlcACTIVE
55154-5730Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Cardinal Health 107, LlcACTIVE
55154-5731Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInhalantOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Cardinal Health 107, LlcACTIVE
63323-690Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-690Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-690Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-690Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-691Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-692Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-693Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-694Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-694Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-694Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-694Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-695Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineSolutionOral; Respiratory (inhalation)Fresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-963Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousFresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-963Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousFresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-963Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousFresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
63323-963Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousFresenius Kabi Usa, LlcACTIVE
70710-1015Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousZydus Pharmaceuticals (usa) Inc.ACTIVE
70771-1412Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjection, SolutionIntravenousZydus Lifesciences LimitedACTIVE
72611-860Proprietary Name: Acetylcysteine AcetylcysteineInjectionIntravenousAlmaject, Inc.ACTIVE
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