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Scientific Name: Tezacaftor
Brand Name: Symdeko, Trikafta (100 Mg / 50 Mg / 75 Mg; 150 Mg)
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action The transport of charged ions across cell membranes is normally achieved through the actions of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator (CFTR) protein. This protein acts as a channel and allows for the passage of chloride and sodium. This process affects the movement of water in and out of the tissues and impacts the production of mucus that lubricates and protects certain organs and body tissues, including the lungs. In the
Description of the Drug: Tezacaftor is a medication used to treat homozygous or heterozygous F508del mutation cystic fibrosis.
Protein Data Bank:
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB11712