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Scientific Name: Ziconotide
Brand Name: Prialt
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Nociceptive pain signalling is a complex processing pathway involving peripheral nociceptors, primary afferent nerve fibres, and downstream CNS neurons located in the spinal cord.
Description of the Drug: Ziconotide is an N-type calcium channel antagonist used to manage patients with severe chronic pain who cannot tolerate, or who have not responded adequately to other treatments such as intrathecal morphine and systemic analgesics.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB06283