ATC Group: A03BA01 Atropine

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Atropine

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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.