ATC Group: N01BB08 Articaine

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Nervous system
2
Anesthetics
3
Anesthetics, local
4
Amides
5
N01BB08
Articaine

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Articaine is a local anaesthetic of the amide type. Preclinical pharmacodynamic studies show that the mechanism of action of articaine is similar to that of other commonly used anaesthetics.