Active substance/Scientific name of Pexonamide 14 mg 30 tab :
About active substance / Uses / Indications (General information):
treatment of patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.
this once-daily medication can reduce relapse rate. teriflunomide can cause liver damage (hepatotoxicity) hair loss and other side effects.
it is harmful to a developing fetus (teratogenicity) and should not be used by women who may become pregnant and are not using appropriate contraception or their male partner.
What is teriflunomide used for?
Teriflunomide is used to treat the relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS), including clinically isolated syndrome, relapsing-remitting disease, and active secondary progressive disease.
Teriflunomide is in a class of medications called immunomodulatory agents. It is thought to work by decreasing inflammation and decreasing the action of immune cells that may cause nerve damage.
What is the mechanism of action of teriflunomide?
Teriflunomide selectively and reversibly inhibits dihydro-orotate dehydrogenase, a key mitochondrial enzyme in the de novo pyrimidine synthesis pathway, leading to a reduction in proliferation of activated T and B lymphocytes without causing cell death.
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