A02 DRUGS FOR ACID RELATED DISORDERS
A02B DRUGS FOR PEPTIC ULCER AND GASTRO-OESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GORD)
Peptic ulcer includes ulcers in the oesophagus, stomach or duodenum.
Combinations with H2-receptor antagonists are classified in A02B.
See also A03 - Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders. Antacids in combination with liquorice root or linseed are classified in A02A - Antacids.
Combinations with NSAIDs are classified in M01A.
A02BA H2-receptor antagonists
Ranitidine bismuth citrate is classified here, whereas other bismuth salts are classified in A02BX.
|The DDDs are based on treatment of peptic ulcers.|
Last updated: 2012-12-20