This brand name is authorized in Austria, Australia, Brazil, Cyprus, Spain, Finland, Hong Kong, Croatia, Ireland, Israel, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States

Active ingredients

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

1 Glucagon hydrochloride recombinant

Glucagon is a hyperglycaemic agent that mobilises hepatic glycogen, which is released into the blood as glucose. Glucagon inhibits the tone and motility of the smooth muscle in the gastrointestinal tract.

Read about Glucagon

Medication package inserts

Below package inserts are available for further reading:

Title Information Source Document Type  
GLUCAGEN Powder and solvent for solution for injection Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC

Medicine classification

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

ATC code Group title Classification
H04AA01 Glucagon H Systemic hormonal preparations, excl. Sex hormones and insulins → H04 Pancreatic hormones → H04A Glycogenolytic hormones → H04AA Glycogenolytic hormones
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Authorization and marketing

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

Country Identification scheme Identifier(s)
Country: AU Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Identifier(s): 1449G, 3467L, 5105Q
Country: BR Câmara de Regulação do Mercado de Medicamentos Identifier(s): 526600201150415
Country: ES Centro de información online de medicamentos de la AEMPS Identifier(s): 59327
Country: FI Lääkealan turvallisuus- ja kehittämiskeskus Identifier(s): 443135, 443325
Country: GB Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency Identifier(s): 33996
Country: HK Department of Health Drug Office Identifier(s): 41845
Country: HR Agencija za lijekove i medicinske proizvode Identifier(s): HR-H-628981009
Country: IE Health Products Regulatory Authority Identifier(s): 27027, 53492
Country: IL מִשְׂרַד הַבְּרִיאוּת Identifier(s): 642
Country: LT Valstybinė vaistų kontrolės tarnyba Identifier(s): 1004287
Country: MT Medicines Authority Identifier(s): MA104/00401, MA104/00402
Country: NL Z-Index G-Standaard Identifier(s): 13675109, 13675117
Country: NL Z-Index G-Standaard, PRK Identifier(s): 35327, 35335
Country: PL Rejestru Produktów Leczniczych Identifier(s): 100205590
Country: TN Direction de la Pharmacie et du Médicament Identifier(s): 5993031, 5993033
Country: US FDA, National Drug Code Identifier(s): 0597-0053

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