MERCAPTAMINE (Cystadrops®)

Clinical Indication

Corneal cystine crystal deposits in patients aged ≥ two years with cystinosis


New formulation
Not yet reviewed

Date of classification

June 2017

Review date

June 2017


Drugs not recommended for use in the Leicestershire Health Community because of lack of evidence of clinical effectiveness, cost prioritization or concerns over safety.

All new drugs will be black until they have been through the appropriate approval process - then they will appear as a specific entry.