ACTAL

Brand name authorized in: Hong Kong Singapore

Active ingredients

The drug ACTAL contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Dried aluminium hydroxide
UNII 5QB0T2IUN0 - ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE

Aluminium hydroxide is a slow-acting antacid. It is used to provide symptomatic relief in gastric hyperacidity. In addition, the antipeptic and demulcent activity of aluminium hydroxide helps to protect inflamed gastric mucosa against further irritation by gastric secretions.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Aluminium hydroxide
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A02 Drugs for acid related disorders → A02A Antacids → A02AB Aluminium compounds
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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
HK
Department of Health Drug Office
Identifier(s): 02264
SG
Health Sciences Authority
Identifier(s): 03572P