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Possible Interaction: Acetylcysteine and Artesunate



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Combination with NAC reduced the parasitocidal effect of artesunate only within the first 6 h of incubation, whereas no interaction was observed with quinine.
Parasitology international  •  2007  |  View Paper
In the present study, Charunwatthana et al administered NAC 2 hours after the first dose of artesunate and measured parasitemia every 6 hours to see whether NAC would impair parasite killing by artesunate.
In vitro, the parasiticidal effect of artesunate is reduced when given simultaneously with NAC , but is unaffected when NAC is given 2 hours after artesunate (12).
Critical care medicine  •  2009  |  View Paper
The ROS scavenger N-acetylcysteine can significantly inhibit cell cycle arrest and apoptosis induced by ARS.
Human & experimental toxicology  •  2020  |  View Paper