Nashville health care company's strategic review leads it to China
Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. has entered into an agreement with a Chinese pharmaceuticals firm that will introduce two of the Nashville-based company ’s brands to the world’s second-largest market for prescription medicine.  The exclusive deal gives Winhealth Pharma Group the licensing rights to sell Cumberland’s drug brands Acetadote and Caldolor in China. CEO A.J. Kazimi said the agreement is expected to generate $290 million in revenue for Cumberland during its first 10 years. The deal… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 14, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Acetadote (Acetylcysteine Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 20, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Is there a better way to administer IV N-acetylcysteine?
3 out of 5 stars Fewer adverse effects with a modified two-bag acetylcysteine protocol in paracetamol overdose. McNulty R et al. Clin Toxicol 2017 Dec 8 [Epub ahead of print] Abstract Current recommendations for dosing intravenous N-acetylcysteine (Acetadote) for treating acute acetaminophen (paracetamol) poisoning involves a somewhat complex three-bag protocol, using 3 direct concentrations of the antidote given over a 21-hour period. Unfortunately, this protocol results in a high incidence of (usually mild) adverse events, including cutaneous effects, nausea and vomiting, and anaphylactoid reactions. Severe rea...
Source: The Poison Review - December 14, 2017 Category: Toxicology Authors: Leon Gussow Tags: Medical Acetadote acetaminophen antidote N-acetylcysteine paracetamol three-bag protocol toxicity two-bag protocol Source Type: news

Acetadote (Acetylcysteine Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 24, 2013 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news