Mucinac Inj 2ml
Mucinac Inj 2ml
Mucinac Inj 2ml
Mucinac Inj 2ml

Mucinac Inj 2ml

By CIPLA LIMITED
2ml Injection in Ampoule
40.25*
MRP 50.31
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Acetylcysteine(20.0 %W/V)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
COUGH COLD PREPARATION

Medical Description

Mucinac Inj 2ml contains Acetylcysteine. It is used in case of an overdose of paracetamol. Paracetamol overdose can cause severe damage to the liver. This medicine helps in counteracting against the e...
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uses

Uses of Mucinac 20 %W/V

Mucinac Inj 2ml is used as a counteracting agent for an overdose of Paracetamol.
contraindications

Contraindications of Mucinac 20 %W/V

If you are allergic to Acetylcysteine
sideEffects

Side effects of Mucinac 20 %W/V

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Rashes
  • Changes in blood pressure
  • In rare cases
  • fever
  • eye pain
  • blurred vision
  • anxiety
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Mucinac 20 %W/V

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I be given Mucinac Inj 2ml during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited data related to the safety of this medicine in pregnant women. Hence the usage of this medicine will be decided by the doctor after analyzing the risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I be given Mucinac Inj 2ml while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited data related to the safety of this medicine in lactating mothers. Hence the usage of this medicine will be decided by the doctor after analyzing the risks.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have been given Mucinac Inj 2ml?
A:
This medicine does not interfere with your driving ability. However, it as this medicine may cause blurred vision in rare cases, it is advised to avoid driving if you experience any discomfort during treatment with this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Mucinac Inj 2ml?
A:
This medicine is given to reduce the adverse effects of paracetamol overdose. Excessive paracetamol leads to severe liver damage and consuming alcohol can increase the damage further. Hence it is advised to avoid alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any difficulty in breathing, stop the medicine immediately.
  • You have a history of peptic ulcer disease and bronchial asthma.
  • You experience any rashes or lesions on the skin or mucous membranes after taking this medicine.
  • You have any history of intolerance to histamine, you should avoid long term treatment.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Mucinac 20 %W/V

How Does It Work?

Mucinac Inj 2ml contains acetylcysteine. It reduces the effects of excessive paracetamol on the liver. It acts on the chemical substances are bi-products of paracetamol which cause liver toxicity and ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mucinac 20 %W/V

  • This medicine will be injected by a registered health practitioner or a nurse.
  • The patient will be under medical supervision.
  • Do not self inject.
interactions

Interactions of Mucinac 20 %W/V

Interactions with other medicines

  • This medicine is injected in an emergency in case of an overdose of paracetamol under medical supervision. and it does not have any known interactions with other medications. However, it is important ...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mucinac 20 %W/V

It should be stored between 2°C – 8°C. A pre-filled syringe should be stored at temperatures below 25°C for a period of up to 14 days. Do not let it freeze. Keep it in the original container in ord...
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dosage

Dosage of Mucinac 20 %W/V

Overdose

  • This medicine is given under medical supervision. Hence overdosage is unlikely. However, if you feel any discomfort after the injection of the medicine inform the doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

Missing the dose is unlikely as this medicine is injected by a nurse or doctor. However, if your feel a dose has been missed then inform the doctor immediately.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Mucinac Inj 2ml used for ?

A: This medicine is given in case of an overdose of Paracetamol as a counterattacking agent. It helps in reducing the adverse effects such as damage to the liver, due to excessive paracetamol dosage.

Q: Is Mucinac Inj 2ml is an antibiotic medicine?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic medicine.
Last Updated on: 17 Mar 2021 | 05:53 PM (IST)
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