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A ALIMENTARY TRACT AND METABOLISM
A12 MINERAL SUPPLEMENTS

This group contains mineral supplements used for treatment of mineral deficiency. Magnesium carbonate used for treatment of mineral deficiency is classified in A02AA01.


A12A CALCIUM
A12AX Calcium, combinations with vitamin D and/or other drugs

This group comprises all combined calcium preparations used in the treatment of calcium deficiency conditions and osteoporosis. Many of these are combinations with vitamins, especially vitamin A and D.

Combination packages of calcium and bisphosphonates are classified in M05BB.

Combinations with fluoride are classified in A12CD.


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Last updated: 2016-12-20