This brand name is authorized in Austria, Canada, Estonia, Spain, Italy, Malta

Active ingredients

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

1 Paromomycin

Paromomycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic derived from Streptomyces rimosus var paromomycinus, with amebicidal and antibacterial activity. Paromomycin binds specifically to the RNA oligonucleotide at the A site of bacterial 30S ribosomes, thereby causing misreading and premature termination of translation, thereby leading to inhibition of protein synthesis followed by cell death.

Medication package inserts

Below package inserts are available for further reading:

Title Information Source Document Type  
HUMATIN Capsule FDA, National Drug Code (US) MPI, US: SPL/Old

Medicine classification

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

ATC code Group title Classification
A07AA06 Paromomycin A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A07 Antidiarrheals, intestinal antiinflammatory/antiinfective agents → A07A Intestinal antiinfectives → A07AA Antibiotics
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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: CA Health Products and Food Branch Identifier(s): 02078759
Country: EE Ravimiamet Identifier(s): 1754311, 1754502
Country: ES Centro de informaciรณn online de medicamentos de la AEMPS Identifier(s): 36795
Country: IT Agenzia del Farmaco Identifier(s): 016531016, 039333012
Country: MT Medicines Authority Identifier(s): AA565/47501

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