ACTIQ

Brand name authorized in: Austria Australia Spain France Ireland Netherlands United Kingdom United States

Active ingredients

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

1 Fentanyl
UNII MUN5LYG46H - FENTANYL CITRATE

Fentanyl is a potent µ-opioid analgesic with rapid onset of analgesia and short duration of action. Its primary therapeutic actions are analgesia and sedation and is approximately 100-fold more potent than morphine as an analgesic. Secondary effects of fentanyl on central nervous system (CNS), respiratory and gastro-intestinal function are typical of opioid analgesics and are considered to be class effects.

Read about Fentanyl

Medicine classification

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

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Fentanyl
N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02A Opioids → N02AB Phenylpiperidine derivatives
Discover more medicines within N02AB03

Unique identifiers

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

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
AU
Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme
Identifier(s): 5401G, 5402H, 5403J, 5404K, 5405L, 5406M, 5407N, 5408P, 5409Q, 5410R, 5411T, 5412W
ES
Centro de información online de medicamentos de la AEMPS
Identifier(s): 64056, 64057, 64058, 64059, 64060, 64061
FR
Base de données publique des médicaments
Identifier(s): 61576943, 62187806, 64226300, 64417355, 66645425, 67100036
GB
Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Identifier(s): 26865, 26875, 26904, 26905, 26910, 26912, 26919, 26924, 26935, 26938, 26946, 26947, 374014, 374143, 374190, 374192, 376192, 381134, 381136
IE
Health Products Regulatory Authority
Identifier(s): 12207, 21657, 30105, 30107, 32104, 33623, 35819, 45637, 52143, 65212, 72807, 75234, 75246
NL
Z-Index G-Standaard, PRK
Identifier(s): 84662, 84670, 84689, 84697
US
FDA, National Drug Code
Identifier(s): 63459-502, 63459-504, 63459-506, 63459-508, 63459-512, 63459-516