What does Acetylcysteine mean?

Acetylcysteine meaning in Medical Dictionary

an antioxidant drug always reduce the width of mucus and ease its removal. It's also always reverse the toxicity of high amounts of acetaminophen. Acetylcysteine with hydration considerably reduces the possibility of contrast nephropathy in patients with persistent renal insufficiency. Also referred to as N-acetyl-L-cysteine.