ATC Group: A01AB23 Minocycline

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
Stomatological preparations
3
Stomatological preparations
4
Antiinfectives and antiseptics for local oral treatment
5
A01AB23
Minocycline

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Minocycline is a semi-synthetic derivative of tetracycline. Minocycline inhibits protein synthesis in susceptible bacteria. In common with other tetracyclines it is primarily bacteriostatic and has a similar spectrum of activity to other tetracyclines.

Medicines in this ATC group

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Related product monographs

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Type
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Structured Product Labeling (SPL)
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Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
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