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ATC Group: A03AB05 Propantheline

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A03
Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders
3
A03A
DRUGS FOR FUNCTIONAL BOWEL DISORDERS
4
A03AB
Synthetic anticholinergics, quaternary ammonium compounds
5
A03AB05
Propantheline

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Propantheline

Propantheline inhibits parasympathetic activity by blocking the action of the neurohormone, acetylcholine, on the neuroeffector cell. This blocking action of propantheline is instrumental in reducing gastric acid secretion and gastrointestinal motor activity.

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
PRO-BANTHINE Tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK