Description

Simple

Clinical

Overview

Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in autoimmune diseases.

Pharmacodynamic

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Mechanism of action

R438 is a selective Janus tyrosine kinase 3 (JAK3) inhibitor prodrug which is converted to its active metabolite R333. JAKs are cytoplasmic tyrosine kinases that are involved in immune system activation and cytokine signaling. They achieve their effects when coupled with signal tranducers and activa... Read more

Absorption

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Protein binding

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Volume of distribution

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Clearance

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Half life

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Route of elimination

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Toxicity

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Adverse Effects

Contraindications

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Food Interactions

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Interactions

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  • Paracetamol(acetaminophen)
  • Paxil(paroxetine)
  • Pamelor(nortriptyline)
  • Panadol(acetaminophen)
  • Patanol(olopatadine ophthalmic)
  • Pataday(olopatadine ophthalmic)
  • Parnate(tranylcypromine)
  • Pazeo(olopatadine ophthalmic)
1 References
  1. 1 . Deuse T, Velotta JB, Hoyt G, Govaert JA, Taylor V, Masuda E, Herlaar E, Park G, Carroll D, Pelletier MP, Robbins RC, Schrepfer S: Novel immunosuppression: R348, a JAK3- and Syk-inhibitor attenuates acute cardiac allograft rejection. Transplantation. 2008 Mar 27;85(6):885-92. doi: 10.1097/TP.0b013e318166acc4.PubMed: 18360272