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ATC Group: A07AA09 Vancomycin

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A07
Antidiarrheals, intestinal antiinflammatory/antiinfective agents
3
A07A
Intestinal antiinfectives
4
A07AA
Antibiotics
5
A07AA09
Vancomycin

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Vancomycin

Vancomycin is a tricyclic glycopeptide antibiotic that inhibits the synthesis of the cell wall in sensitive bacteria by binding with high affinity to the D-alanyl-D-alanine terminus of cell wall precursor units.

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
VANCOCIN Capsule
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
VANCOMYCIN Powder for solution for intravenous infusion / oral use
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK