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4-Aminosalicylic acid

Description

Aminosalicylic acid is bacteriostatic against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It inhibits the onset of bacterial resistance to streptomycin and isoniazid.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
A07EC
Aminosalicylic acid and similar agents
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A07 Antidiarrheals, intestinal antiinflammatory/antiinfective agents → A07E Intestinal antiinflammatory agents
J04AA01
Aminosalicylic acid
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J04 Antimycobacterials → J04A Drugs for treatment of tuberculosis → J04AA Aminosalicylic acid and derivatives

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

Austria France

United States

France

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
GRANUPAS Gastro-resistant granules
MPI, EU: SmPC