Brand Names : Thiola, Capen, Captimer, Epatiol, Mucolysin, Sutilan, Thiosol, Tioglis, Vincol
- Antiurolithic, cystine calculi
used to prevent kidney stones, which may develop due to too much cystine in
the urine (cystinuria). This medicine works by removing the extra cystine
from the body.
In addition to the helpful effects of this medicine, it has side effects
that can be very serious. Before you take tiopronin, be sure that you have
discussed its use with your doctor.
Tiopronin is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the following
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
† Not commercially available in Canada.