ATC Group: A07EB01 Cromoglicic acid

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
Antidiarrheals, intestinal antiinflammatory/antiinfective agents
3
Intestinal antiinflammatory agents
4
Antiallergic agents, excl. corticosteroids
5
A07EB01
Cromoglicic acid

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Sodium cromoglicate (Cromoglicic acid) inhibits the activation of many of the cell types involved in the development and progression of asthma. Thus, sodium cromoglicate inhibits the release of inflammatory mediators including cytokines from mast cells and reduces the chemotactic activity of eosinophils and neutrophils.

Medicines in this ATC group

Drug
Countries

Canada Netherlands United Kingdom

Related product monographs

Title
Type
Country
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK