ATC Group: A06AB08 Sodium picosulfate

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Sodium picosulfate

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A06AB08
Sodium picosulfate

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Sodium picosulfate is a locally acting laxative from the triarylmethane group, which after bacterial cleavage in the colon, has a dual-action with stimulation of the mucosa of both the large intestine and of the rectum.