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A thiol-containing non-essential amino acid that is oxidized to form CYSTINE.
Drug Drug Description Cystine An oxidated derivative of the amino acid cysteine found in various nutritional products and creams to treat cervical injury or inflammation. Selenocysteine A naturally occurring amino acid in both eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms. It is found in tRNAs and in the catalytic site of some enzymes. The genes for glutathione peroxidase and... Acetylcysteine A medication that can be used as a mucolytic in patients with certain lung conditions and as an antidote for acetaminophen overdose. Methylselenocysteine Methylselenocysteine has been used in trials studying the prevention of Prostate Carcinoma and No Evidence of Disease. Acetylcysteine amide Not Available Cysteine An amino acid commonly found as a component of total parenteral nutrition and used as an antidote for acetaminophen overdose.
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