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R RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Inhaled antiinfectives are classified in ATC group J - Antiinfectives for systemic use.


R03 DRUGS FOR OBSTRUCTIVE AIRWAY DISEASES
R03B OTHER DRUGS FOR OBSTRUCTIVE AIRWAY DISEASES, INHALANTS

This group comprises all drugs for obstructive airway diseases for inhalation excl. adrenergics (R03A).

See comment under R03A.


R03BB Anticholinergics

Combinations with adrenergics are classified in R03AL.

Combinations with glucocorticoids are classified in this group.



The DDDs are based on the maintenance treatment of asthma.

The DDDs for tiotropium bromide are based on treatment of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).

The DDD for tiotropium bromide inhalation powder is based on tiotropium, delivered dose.

The DDD for aclidinium bromide inhalation powder is based on aclidinium, delivered dose.

The DDD for glycopyrronium bromide inhalation powder is based on glycopyrronium, delivered dose.


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Last updated: 2016-12-20