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ATC Group: A10AB01 Insulin (human)

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
1
A
Alimentary tract and metabolism
2
A10
Drugs used in diabetes
3
A10A
Insulins and analogues
4
A10AB
Insulins and analogues for injection, fast-acting
5
A10AB01
Insulin (human)

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description
Insulin (human)

The blood glucose lowering effect of insulin is due to the facilitated uptake of glucose following binding of insulin to receptors on muscle and fat cells and to the simultaneous inhibition of glucose output from the liver.

Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
ACTRAPID Solution for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC
HUMULIN I Suspension for injection in a vial
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK