ATC Group: N06AB10 Escitalopram

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Nervous system
2
Psychoanaleptics
3
Antidepressants
4
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors
5
N06AB10
Escitalopram

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Escitalopram is a selective inhibitor of serotonin (5-HT) re-uptake with high affinity for the primary binding site. It also binds to an allosteric site on the serotonin transporter, with a 1000 fold lower affinity.

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