ATC Group: A02BC04 Rabeprazole

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Rabeprazole

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Rabeprazole belongs to the class of anti-secretory compounds, the substituted benzimidazoles, that do not exhibit anticholinergic or H2 histamine antagonist properties, but suppress gastric acid secretion by the specific inhibition of the H+/K+ -ATPase enzyme (the acid or proton pump).