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M MUSCULO-SKELETAL SYSTEM
M02 TOPICAL PRODUCTS FOR JOINT AND MUSCULAR PAIN
M02A TOPICAL PRODUCTS FOR JOINT AND MUSCULAR PAIN

This group comprises ointments, liniments, plasters, etc. which may produce symptomatic relief in joint and muscular pain.

No DDDs have been assigned in this group.


M02AA Antiinflammatory preparations, non-steroids for topical use

All non-steroidal antiinflammatory derivatives for topical use are classified here, regardless of indication. Exception is a product containing diclofenac formulated as a 3% hyaluronic acid gel which is used in treatment of actinic keratoses. This particular formulation is classified in D11AX.

Combinations of non-steroidal antiinflammatory derivatives and other substances for topical use are classified together with plain preparations at the different 5th levels.


    ATC code  Name  DDD  U Adm.R Note
    M02AA12  naproxen    

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Last updated: 2013-12-19