ATC Group: A03AB18 Prifinium bromide

The World Health Organization's ATC classification organizes medical drugs based on therapeutic properties, chemical composition, and anatomy. It helps make essential medicines readily available globally and is widely used in the pharmaceutical industry.

Position of A03AB18 in the ATC hierarchy

Level Code Title
1 A Alimentary tract and metabolism
2 A03 Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders
4 A03AB Synthetic anticholinergics, quaternary ammonium compounds
5 A03AB18 Prifinium bromide

Active ingredients in A03AB18

Active Ingredient Description

Prifinium is an anticholinergic preferably acting at muscarinic receptors in the gastrointestinal tract. Prifiniumโ€™s mechanism of action is believed to be due to its activity as an antispasmodic agent. It is used primarily in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.

Related product monographs

Title Information Source Document Type  
FRIDIAL Oral solution MPI, EU: SmPC

Medicines in this ATC group

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Tunisia (TN)

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