Drug: Mucomyst,Mucosil Acetylcysteine

ACETYLCYSTEINE (a se teel SIS teen) is a drug that loosens and thins mucus in the lungs. It is used to make breathing easier in patients with bronchitis, cystic fibrosis, emphysema, tuberculosis, or other lung problems.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest tightness, pain
  • clamminess
  • coughing up blood
  • fever
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • changes in taste
  • drowsiness
  • mouth sores
  • nausea, vomiting
  • runny nose

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • chest tightness, pain
  • clamminess
  • coughing up blood
  • fever
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • changes in taste
  • drowsiness
  • mouth sores
  • nausea, vomiting
  • runny nose

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • asthma
  • lung blockage
  • stomach ulcer or varices
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to acetylcysteine, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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