Drugs that act on the immune system

Immunosuppressive and immunostimulatory drugs

Lokesh Kumar Jha, Sandeep Mukherjee

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Abstract

The Side Effects of Drugs Annuals is a series of volumes in which the adverse effects of drugs and adverse reactions to them are surveyed. The series supplements the contents of Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs: the International Encyclopedia of Adverse Drug Reactions and Interactions. This review of the January 2012 to June 2013 publications on immunosuppressive and immunostimulatory or immunoenhancing drugs covers ciclosporin, cyclophosphamide, everolimus (SDZ-RAD), fingolimod, glatiramer, leflunomide, mycophenolate mofetil, pimecrolimus, sirolimus (rapamycin), tacrolimus, temsirolimus, voclosporin, thiopurines and the immunoenhancing drug picibanil.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)591-602
Number of pages12
JournalSide Effects of Drugs Annual
Volume36
DOIs
StatePublished - 2014

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Immune system
Immunosuppressive Agents
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Immune System
leflunomide
Sirolimus
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Encyclopedias
Picibanil
Mycophenolic Acid
Tacrolimus
Drug Interactions
Cyclophosphamide
Cyclosporine
Publications
Everolimus

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Drug guides

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Drugs that act on the immune system : Immunosuppressive and immunostimulatory drugs. / Jha, Lokesh Kumar; Mukherjee, Sandeep.

In: Side Effects of Drugs Annual, Vol. 36, 2014, p. 591-602.

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