Cyclosporine

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Scientific Name: Cyclosporine
Brand Name: Cequa, Gengraf, Neoral, Restasis, Sandimmune, Verkazia
Company Owner: Apotex inc, Ivax pharmaceuticals inc sub teva pharmaceuticals usa, Pliva inc, Sandoz inc, Abbott laboratories, Novartis pharmaceuticals corp, Allergan inc, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc, Pharmaforce inc, Novex pharma, Watson laboratories inc, Wockhardt eu operations (swiss) ag
Mechanism Of Action Cyclosporine is a calcineurin inhibitor that inhibits T cell activation.
Description of the Drug: Cyclosporine is a steroid-sparing immunosuppressant used in organ and bone marrow transplants as well as inflammatory conditions such as ulcerative colitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and atopic dermatitis.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00091