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CYSTAGON is indicated for the treatment of proven nephropathic cystinosis. Cysteamine reduces cystine accumulation in some cells (e.g. leukocytes, muscle and liver cells) of nephropathic cystinosis patients and, when treatment is started early, it delays the development of renal failure.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/000125
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 23-06-1997
Type Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Orphan Europe S.A.R.L.