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Scientific Name: Fingolimod
Brand Name: Gilenya
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Sphingosine‐1‐phosphate (S1P) is an important phospholipid that binds to various G‐protein‐coupled receptor subtypes, which can be identified as S1P1–5R. S1P and the receptors it binds to perform regular functions in the immune, cardiovascular, pulmonary, and nervous systems.
Description of the Drug: Fingolimod is a sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor modulator used to treat patients with the relapsing-remitting form of multiple sclerosis (MS) and studied to manage lung complications of COVID-19.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-01-23 from