ATC Group: A04AA02 Granisetron

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
Antiemetics and antinauseants
3
Antiemetics and antinauseants
4
Serotonin (5HT3) antagonists
5
A04AA02
Granisetron

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Granisetron is a potent anti-emetic and highly selective antagonist of 5-hydroxytryptamine (5HT3 receptors). Pharmacological studies have demonstrated that granisetron is effective against nausea and vomiting as a result of cytostatic therapy.

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