ATC Group: A03BB Belladonna alkaloids, semisynthetic, quaternary ammonium compounds

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders
3
BELLADONNA AND DERIVATIVES, PLAIN
4
A03BB
Belladonna alkaloids, semisynthetic, quaternary ammonium compounds

ATC group contents

Code
Title
Butylscopolamine
Methylatropine
Methylscopolamine
Fentonium
Cimetropium bromide
Homatropine methylbromide

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Butylscopolamine is an antispasmodic agent which relaxes smooth muscle of the organs of the abdominal and pelvic cavities. It is believed to act predominantly on the intramural parasympathetic ganglia of these organs.

Methscopolamine is an anticholinergic. The mechanism of action of methscopolamine is as a cholinergic antagonist.

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