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N NERVOUS SYSTEM
N07 OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS

This group comprises other nervous system drugs, which cannot be classified in the preceding 2nd levels in ATC group N.


N07B DRUGS USED IN ADDICTIVE DISORDERS

This group comprises drugs used for maintenance treatment of addictive disorders. Drugs used for detoxification are classified in V03A - All other therapeutic products.


N07BA Drugs used in nicotine dependence

Bupropion is classified in N06A - Antidepressants.

The DDD for chewing gum and lozenges is identical.

N07BB Drugs used in alcohol dependence

Naltrexone, which is also used in the treatment of opioid dependence, see N07BC, is classified in this group.

The DDD for nalmefene is based on the recommended dose on treatment days.

N07BC Drugs used in opioid dependence

Low strength formulations of buprenorphine (equal or less than 0.4 mg) are classified in N02AE. Naltrexone is classified in N07BB - Drugs used in alcohol dependence.

Combinations of buprenorphine and naloxone are classified here.

Last updated: 2013-12-19