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ADULAX

Found in: Spain

Active Ingredients

#
Chemical substance
Description
1
Glycerol

Glycerol has uses as a hyperosmotic, osmotic diuretic, and ophthalmic agent. It may be used as an eye drop in the treatment of glaucoma to reduce intraocular pressure, as a solution or suppository for short-term treatment of constipation, to evacuate the bowel prior to a colonoscopy, and in some ocular surgeries. It may be given intravenously to reduce pressure inside the brain and used externally on the skin as a moisturizer.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
A06AG04
Glycerol
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A06 Laxatives → A06A Laxatives → A06AG Enemas