ATC Group: A06AD15 Macrogol

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Macrogol

Hierarchical Position

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Code
Title
5
A06AD15
Macrogol

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

High molecular weight (4000) macrogols are long linear polymers which retain water molecules by means of hydrogen bonds. When administered by the oral route, they lead to an increase in volume of intestinal fluids.