ATC Group: A07AA09 Vancomycin

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

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

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

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.

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