ATC code H05

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ATC codes
H Systemic hormonal preparations, excluding sex hormones and insulins
H01 Pituitary and hypothalamic hormones and analogues
H02 Corticosteroids for systemic use
H03 Thyroid therapy
H04 Pancreatic hormones
H05 Calcium homeostasis

ATC code H05 Calcium homeostasis 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 H05 is part of the anatomical group H Systemic hormonal preparations, excluding sex hormones and insulins.[1]

Codes for veterinary use (ATCvet codes) can be created by placing the letter Q in front of the human ATC code: for example, QH05.[2]

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

H05A Parathyroid hormones and analogues[edit]

H05AA Parathyroid hormones and analogues[edit]

H05AA01 Parathyroid gland extract
H05AA02 Teriparatide
H05AA03 Parathyroid hormone

H05B Anti-parathyroid agents[edit]

H05BA Calcitonin preparations[edit]

H05BA01 Calcitonin (salmon synthetic)
H05BA02 Calcitonin (pork natural)
H05BA03 Calcitonin (human synthetic)
H05BA04 Elcatonin

H05BX Other anti-parathyroid agents[edit]

H05BX01 Cinacalcet
H05BX02 Paricalcitol
H05BX03 Doxercalciferol
H05BX04 Etelcalcetide


  1. ^ "ATC/DDD Index 2018: code H05". WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Statistics Methodology. 
  2. ^ "ATCvet Index 2018: code QH05". WHO Collaborating Centre for Drug Statistics Methodology.