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Scientific Name: Azathioprine
Brand Name: Azasan, Imuran
Company Owner: Aaipharma llc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Roxane laboratories inc, Zydus pharmaceuticals usa inc, Prometheus laboratories inc, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action Azathioprine’s mechanism of action is not entirely understood but it may be related to inhibition of purine synthesis, along with inhibition of B and T cells.
Description of the Drug: Azathioprine is an immunosuppressant used to prevent renal transplant rejection, treat rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-01-23 from