Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Cystagon
  2. Procysbi

Descriptions


Cysteamine is used to prevent damage that may be caused by the buildup of cystine crystals in organs such as the kidneys. This medicine works by removing the extra cystine from the cells of the body.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule, Delayed Release
  • Capsule