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.
M09AX Other drugs for disorders of the musculo-skeletal system
Hyaluronic acid injection for intraarticular administration (e.g. 2.5 mg/ampoule) used in the treatment of arthritis is classified in this group. Hyaluronic acid injection used during surgical procedures on the eye (e.g. 4-20 mg/ampoule) is classified in S01K.
|The DDD for hyaluronic acid is based on intraarticular treatment of arthritis. The DDD is assigned according to daily dose even if the product is given as weekly injections.|
Last updated: 2013-12-19