Clofazimine

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Scientific Name: Clofazimine
Brand Name: Not Available
Company Owner: Novartis pharmaceuticals corp
Mechanism Of Action Although the precise mechanism(s) of action of clofazimine have not been elucidated, its antimicrobial activity appears to be membrane-directed. It was previously thought that, due to its lipophilicity, clofazimine participated in the generation of intracellular reactive oxygen species (ROS) via redox cycling, specifically H
Description of the Drug: Clofazimine is a riminophenazine antimycobacterial used to treat leprosy.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00845