Stacytine reduces the viscosity of purulent and non purulent pulmonary secretions.
Acetylcysteine is used as a mucolytic agent in the adjunctive treatment of patients with abnormal, viscid, or inspissated mucous secretions in such conditions as acute and chronic bronchopulmonary disorders.
Acetylcysteine is used as an antidote for the treatment of paracetamol overdosage.
- Children aged 2 to 6 years old: 200 mg twice daily.
- Adults: 200 mg three times daily or 600 mg once daily.
Stacytine is administered orally by dissolving the effervescent tablet in water