ATC Group: A03BA Belladonna alkaloids, tertiary amines

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Belladonna alkaloids, tertiary amines

Hierarchical Position

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Title
4
A03BA
Belladonna alkaloids, tertiary amines

Contents

Code
Title
A03BA01
A03BA03

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Atropine is an antimuscarinic agent which competitively antagonises acetylcholine at postganglionic nerve endings, thus affecting receptors if the exocrine glands, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle and the central nervous system.