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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.


(ˌsaɪkləʊˈspɔːrɪn) or


(Pharmacology) a variant spelling of ciclosporin
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Its primary ingredient is cyclosporin A, an immunosuppressive agent used in organ transplantation.