DrugAge entry for N-Acetyl Cysteine

N-Acetyl Cysteine 
616-91-1 • Acetadote • Acetein • Acetilcisteina • acetylcysteine • Acetylcysteinum • Airbron • Broncholysin • Brunac • Fabrol • Fluimicil Infantil • Fluimucetin • Fluimucil • Flumucetin • Fluprowit • L-Acetylcysteine • Lysomucil • mercapturic acid • Mucomyst • Mucosil • Mucosolvin • N-Acetyl-cysteine • N-Acetyl-L-cysteine • N-Acetylcysteine • Parvolex 
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Species No. Entries MAX(Avg Lifespan Change %) MAX(Max Lifespan Change %)


Compound/Formulation Species Avg/Med Lifespan Change (%) Max Lifespan Change (%) Strain Dosage Significant? Reference

Lifespan Charts for N-Acetyl Cysteine


Shaposhnikov MV, et al. (2018) Effects of N-acetyl-L-cysteine on lifespan, locomotor activity and stress-resistance of 3 Drosophila species with different lifespans Aging () PubMed

DGIdb Human Drug-Gene Interactions for N-Acetyl Cysteine

Interaction Types Gene Symbol Common Name Entrez Id DGIdb Sources Homologs References

Stitch DB Human Drug-Protein Interactions for N-Acetyl Cysteine

Up to 20 direct protein and drug interactions are displayed, having a medium confidence score (0.450) or above. Second order interactions are tabulated below.

Ensembl Id StringDB Id