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ATC Group: A02AB Aluminium compounds

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A02
Drugs for acid related disorders
3
A02A
Antacids
4
A02AB
Aluminium compounds

Contents

Code
Title
A02AB01
Aluminium hydroxide
A02AB02
Aluminium hydroxide
A02AB03
Aluminium phosphate
A02AB04
Dihydroxialumini sodium carbonate
A02AB05
Aluminium acetoacetate
A02AB06
Aloglutamol
A02AB07
Aluminium glycinate
A02AB10
Combinations

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Aluminium glycinate
Aluminium hydroxide

Aluminium hydroxide is a slow-acting antacid. It is used to provide symptomatic relief in gastric hyperacidity. In addition, the antipeptic and demulcent activity of aluminium hydroxide helps to protect inflamed gastric mucosa against further irritation by gastric secretions.

Adsorbed aluminum phosphate

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
ALU-CAP Capsules
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK