M09 OTHER DRUGS FOR DISORDERS OF THE MUSCULO-SKELETAL SYSTEM
M09A OTHER DRUGS FOR DISORDERS OF THE MUSCULO-SKELETAL SYSTEM
This group comprises preparations used in disorders of the musculo-skeletal system, which cannot be classified in the preceding groups.
M09AA Quinine and derivatives
Hydroquinine, which is used in the treatment of nocturnal leg cramps is classified in this group.
Quinine is classified as an antimalaria agent in P01BC. Quinine in combination with psycholeptics is classified in M09AA72, since these combinations are used for treatment of nocturnal leg cramps.
Combinations used for cold conditions, containing quinine as an antipyretic, are classified in R05X.
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