ATC Group: A07EC01 Sulfasalazine

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
Aminosalicylic acid and similar agents
5
A07EC01
Sulfasalazine

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Therapeutic benefit of sulfasalazine appears to be due to a local action of the sulfasalazine and its split product 5-aminosalicylic acid on the mucous membrane and deeper colonic structures.

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Related product monographs

Title
Type
Country
Structured product labeling (SPL)
US
Summary of product characteristics (SPC)
UK