ATC Group: B01AD02 Alteplase

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Alteplase

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
4
B01AD
5
B01AD02
Alteplase

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Alteplase is a recombinant human tissue-type plasminogen activator, a glycoprotein, which activates plasminogen directly to plasmin. Once bound to fibrin, it is activated, inducing the conversion of plasminogen to plasmin leading to the dissolution of the fibrin clot.