NACEL 400MG INJECTION

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Celon Laboratories Ltd

Composition for NACEL 400MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Mucolytic (Loosen Mucus In The Airways)
20.95
₹10.47/injection
2 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of NACEL INJECTION

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Uses of NACEL INJECTION

Nacel 400mg injection is used as mucolytic (loosen mucus in the airways)
It is also used as an antidote in paracetamol poisoning.
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Side effects of NACEL INJECTION

Common

Skin rash, Itching.

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How to use NACEL INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How NACEL INJECTION works

Nacel 400mg injection works as mucolytic by dissolving thick mucus in the nose, windpipe, and lungs, making it easier to cough out. It also works as an antidote in paracetamol poisoning by restoring the body's supply of glutathione, a chemical that removes the harmful substance.

In Depth Information on NACEL INJECTION

Expert advice for NACEL INJECTION

  • Do not start or continue the acetyl cysteine if you are allergic to acetyl cysteine.
  • Consult your doctor before starting acetyl cysteine if you have lung diseases like asthma and bronchospasm.
Warnings
Special precautions for NACEL 400MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nacel 400mg injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Acetyl Cysteine, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for NACEL 400MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Acetyl Cysteine

Q. What is acetylcysteine?
Acetylcysteine is used in the treatment of paracetamol poisoning and as a mucolytic agent in the treatment of different respiratory problems. It is a prescription drug and should only be used as per the doctor's advice.
Q. What is acetylcysteine used for?
Acetylcysteine injection is used for the treatment of paracetamol overdose (where you may have taken too much paracetamol).<br>Acetylcysteine powder is used to treat breathing difficulties caused by too much mucus in the lungs and airways or the mucus being too thick and sticky to cough up easily.
Q. How does acetylcysteine work?
Acetylcysteine works as an antidote that decreases liver toxicity by neutralizing the toxic substance produced after a high dose of paracetamol has been taken. It also helps in thinning the mucus which helps in clearing the mucus from the lungs.
Q. Does acetylcysteine increase glutathione?
Yes, acetylcysteine increases the glutathione levels.
Q. Does acetylcysteine cause weight gain?
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect with acetylcysteine. Ask your doctor in case you have weight gain while taking acetylcysteine.
Q. What are the benefits of acetylcysteine?
Acetylcysteine is useful in the treatment of paracetamol poisoning and as a mucolytic agent in the treatment of different respiratory illnesses.
Q. Where does acetylcysteine come from?
Acetylcysteine is an n-acetyl derivative of the endogenous amino acid L-cysteine.
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