Acetylcysteine is a pharmaceutical drug and nutritional supplement used primarily as a mucolytic agent and in the management of paracetamol (acetaminophen) overdose. Oral acetylcysteine is also used for the prevention of radiocontrast-induced nephropathy (a form of acute renal failure).
|In vitro||DMSO||33 mg/mL (202.21 mM)|
|Water||33 mg/mL (202.21 mM)|
|Ethanol||33 mg/mL (202.21 mM)|
* <1 mg/ml means slightly soluble or insoluble.
* Please note that Adooq tests the solubility of all compounds in-house, and the actual solubility may differ slightly from published values. This is normal and is due to slight batch-to-batch variations.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|0.1 mM||61.27 mL||306.37 mL||612.75 mL|
|0.5 mM||12.25 mL||61.27 mL||122.55 mL|
|1 mM||6.13 mL||30.64 mL||61.27 mL|
|5 mM||1.23 mL||6.13 mL||12.25 mL|
*The above data is based on the productmolecular weight 163.2 . Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|MECHANISM OF ACTION||否|
|Storage||at -20°C 3 years Powder|
|Synonyms||N-acetylcysteine, N-acetyl-L-cysteine, NAC, Acetadote|