ATC Group: A12CA01 Sodium chloride

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Sodium chloride

Hierarchical Position

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Code
Title
4
A12CA
5
A12CA01
Sodium chloride

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Sodium chloride is the principle salt involved in maintaining the osmotic tension of blood and tissues. Changes in osmotic tension influence the movement of fluids and diffusion of salts in cellular tissue.