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 (sī′klə-spôr′ēn, -ĭn) also cy·clo·spor·in (-ĭn) or ci·clo·spor·in
An immunosuppressive drug obtained from the soil fungus Tolypocladium inflatum, used to prevent the rejection of transplanted organs.
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(ˌsaɪ kləˈspɔr in, -ɪn, -ˈspoʊr-, ˌsɪk lə-)

also cy•clo•spo•rin


a product of certain soil fungi that suppresses immune reactions by disabling helper T cells, used esp. for minimizing rejection of transplants.
[1975–80; < New Latin Cyclospor(eae) a class of brown algae (see cyclo-, -spore) + -in1]
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n. ciclosporina, agente inmunosupresivo usado en tranplantes de órganos.
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cyclosporine, ciclosporin

(INN) n ciclosporina
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Based on drug, the dermatology drugs market has been mainly classified into Humira, Remicade, Otezla, Stelara, Enbrel, Cosentyx, Neoral, Taltz, Cubicin, Canesten, Zyvox, Dupixent, Protopic, Valtrex, and Eucrisa.
* Immunomodulators: Methotrexate (Rheumatrex), mercaptopurine (Purinethol), cyclosporine (Gengraf, Neoral), azathioprine (Azasan, Imuran), tacrolimus (Prograf)
Cyclosporine is a member of the class of drugs called calcineurin inhibitors (Sandimmun and Neoral are the commercial formulations of the drug), and the other commonly used drug in this class is tacrolimus (Prograft or Advagraft).
Treatments for more advanced psoriasis include narrow-band ultraviolet B (UVB) light, psoralen with ultraviolet A (UVA) light retinoids (isotretinoin [Accutane, Claravis], acitretin [Soriatane]), methotrexate (particularly for arthritis), cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune), infliximab (Remicade), etanercept (Enbrel), adalimumab (Humira), apremilast (Otezla), and secukinumab (Cosentyx).
Goa, "Cyclosporin: an updated review of the pharmacokinetic properties, clinical efficacy and tolerability of a microemulsion-based formulation (neoral)1 in organ transplantation," Drugs, vol.
Cyclosporine A (Neoral) was purchased from Novartis (Switzerland) and dissolved in olive oil as reported by Mohamadin et al.23
She began her career in regulatory affairs at Sandoz, Canada where she was instrumental in the registration of the key products SANDIMMUNE and NEORAL. Stefanovic acquired a BSc Biological Sciences at Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec and a MSc Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Ottawa, Ontario.
Lumbar bone mineral density in renal transplant patients on neoral and tacrolimus: a four-year prospective study.
Both animals were treated with Cyclosporine (Neoral (a) soft capsules 100mg) at dose rate of 2.5 mg/kg b.wt.
Novartis produces Clozarilm Voltaren, Tegretol, Diovan, Glivec, Neoral, Femara, Ritalin and Lamisil.
Pascual et al., "Lumbar bone mineral density in renal transplant patients on neoral and tacrolimus: a four-year prospective study," Transplantation, vol.