|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.
|A12C - Other Mineral Supplements|
This group comprises other minerals.
See also B05 - Blood substitutes and perfusion solutions.
|A12CC - Magnesium|
The DDDs for the various magnesium salts are equivalent to an assumed daily requirement of 300 mg Mg (oral dose). The DDD for some of the oral formulations are higher than the parenteral formulations due to lower bioavailability.
|A12CC05 - Magnesium Aspartate|