ACUMET

Brand name authorized in: South Africa

Active ingredients

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

1 Metoclopramide
UNII W1792A2RVD - METOCLOPRAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE

The action of metoclopramide is closely associated with parasympathetic nervous control of the upper gastro-intestinal tract where it has the effect of encouraging normal peristaltic action. This provides for a fundamental approach to the control of those conditions where disturbed gastrointestinal motility is a common underlying factor.

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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
Metoclopramide
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A03 Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders → A03F Propulsives → A03FA Propulsives
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