ATC Group: A06AX Other laxatives

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Translations

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Translation
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Other laxatives

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
4
A06AX
Other laxatives

Contents

Code
Title
A06AX01
A06AX03
A06AX04
A06AX05
A06AX06

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Linaclotide is a Guanylate Cyclase-C receptor agonist (GCCA) with visceral analgesic and secretory activities. Through its action at GC-C, linaclotide has been shown to reduce visceral pain and increase GI transit in animal models and increase colonic transit in humans.