ATC Group: A06AD16 Mannitol

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 A06AD16 in the ATC hierarchy

Level Code Title
1 A Alimentary tract and metabolism
2 A06 Laxatives
3 A06A Laxatives
4 A06AD Osmotically acting laxatives
5 A06AD16 Mannitol

Active ingredients in A06AD16

Active Ingredient Description

Mannitol is a naturally occurring sugar alcohol used clinically primarily for its osmotic diuretic properties.