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Increased oxidative stress and inflammation has a role in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ). Drugs with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, such as N-acetylc ...


Acetylcysteine has been suggested as a beneficial treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, although data from placebo-controlled studies are lacking. In the initial double-blind, placebo-contro ...


Pirfenidone ( Esbriet ) is a novel antifibrotic drug for the treatment of mild-to-moderate idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ( IPF ). However, adverse events may offset treatment benefits and compliance. ...


Although high-dose N-Acetylcysteine ( NAC; Acetylcysteine; Fluimucil ) has been suggested to reduce COPD ( chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ) exacerbations, it is unclear which category of patien ...


Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ( IPF ) is a specific form of chronic, progressive, fibrosing interstitial pneumonia of unknown cause occurring in adults. Radiologic and/or histopathologic patterns are ...