Magnesium sulfate

Magnesium sulphate

Description

Magnesium sulfate is a saline purgative. It can be employed locally in various inflammatory conditions, due to its osmotic action.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Magnesium sulfate
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A06 Laxatives → A06A Laxatives → A06AD Osmotically acting laxatives
Magnesium sulfate
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A12 Mineral supplements → A12C Other mineral supplements → A12CC Magnesium
Magnesium sulfate
B Blood and blood forming organs → B05 Blood substitutes and perfusion solutions → B05X I.V. solution additives → B05XA Electrolyte solutions
Magnesium sulfate
D Dermatologicals → D11 Other dermatological preparations → D11A Other dermatological preparations → D11AX Other dermatologicals
Magnesium sulfate
V Various → V04 Diagnostic agents → V04C Other diagnostic agents → V04CC Tests for bile duct patency

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