ATC Group: A10AF Insulins and analogues for inhalation

The World Health Organization's ATC classification organizes medical drugs based on therapeutic properties, chemical composition, and anatomy. It helps make essential medicines readily available globally and is widely used in the pharmaceutical industry.

Position of A10AF in the ATC hierarchy

Level Code Title
1 A Alimentary tract and metabolism
2 A10 Drugs used in diabetes
3 A10A Insulins and analogues
4 A10AF Insulins and analogues for inhalation

Group A10AF contents

Code Title
A10AF01 Insulin (human)

Active ingredients in A10AF

Active Ingredient 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.