Active Ingredient History

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Cyclosporins are cyclic polypeptide macrolides that were originally derived from the soil fungus Tolypocladium inflatum. Cyclosporine (also known as cyclosporine A) was discovered by Sandoz and developed for the tretment of immune disorders. The drug was approved by FDA for such diseases as Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis (Neoral), Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (Restasis) and prevention of transplant rejections (Neoral and Sandimmune). Cyclosporine’s primary immunosuppressive mechanism of action is inhibition of T-lymphocyte function. Upon administration cyclosporine binds to cyclophilin A and thus inhibits calcineurin, leading to immune system suppression.   NCATS

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  • Mol. Mass: 1202.6112
  • ALogP: Missing data
  • ChEMBL Molecule:
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  • Mechanism of Action:
  • Multi-specific: Missing data
  • Black Box: Yes
  • Availability: Prescription Only
  • Delivery Methods: Oral, Parenteral, Topical
  • Pro Drug: No

Drug Pricing (per unit)

United States

$0.1744 - $107.3083


$0.5169 - $263.2454
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27-400 | capimune | capsorin | ciclosporin | ciclosporina | ciclosporine | ciclosporinum | csa | cya | cyclosporin | cyclosporin a | cyclosporine | cyclosporine a | cyclosporine-a | cycosporine a | deximune | gengraf | ikervis | neoral | optimmune | restasis | sandimmun | sandimmune | sangcya | vanquoral


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