ATC Group: B01AD04 Urokinase

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Urokinase

Hierarchical Position

Level
Code
Title
4
B01AD
5
B01AD04
Urokinase

Active Ingredients

Chemical substance
Description

Urokinase is a highly purified form of naturally occurring human urokinase extracted from urine. It is a thrombolytic agent which converts plasminogen into plasmin (fibrinolysin) a proteolytic enzyme that breaks down fibrin as well a fibrinogen and other plasma proteins.