ATC code V06

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ATC code V06 General nutrients is a therapeutic subgroup of the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System, a system of alphanumeric codes developed by the WHO for the classification of drugs and other medical products. Subgroup V06 is part of the anatomical group V Various.[1]

Codes for veterinary use (ATCvet codes) can be created by placing the letter Q in front of the human ATC code: for example, QV06.[2]

National issues of the ATC classification may include additional codes not present in this list, which follows the WHO version.

ATC codes
V Various
V01 Allergens
V03 All other therapeutic products
V04 Diagnostic agents
V06 General nutrients
V07 All other non-therapeutic products
V08 Contrast media
V09 Diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals
V10 Therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals
V20 Surgical dressings

V06A Diet formulations for treatment of obesity

V06AA Low-energy diets

V06B Protein supplements

Empty group

V06C Infant formulas

V06CA Nutrients without phenylalanine

V06D Other nutrients

V06DC Carbohydrates

V06DC01 Glucose
V06DC02 Fructose

V06DX Other combinations of nutrients


  1. ^ "ATC/DDD Index 2017: code V06". WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Statistics Methodology.
  2. ^ "ATCvet Index 2017: code QV06". WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Statistics Methodology.

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