ATC Group: A12CX Other mineral products

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Other mineral products

Hierarchical Position

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Code
Title
4
A12CX
Other mineral products

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Manganese is required for the synthesis of the mucopolysaccharides of cartilage, glucose utilisation, steroid biosynthesis and for the activity of pyruvate carboxylase. It is bound to arginase of the liver and activates many enzymes.