Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Acys-5
  2. Cetylev

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Acetylcysteine


Acetylcysteine is used to help prevent or lessen liver damage caused by an overdose of acetaminophen.

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution
  • Capsule