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Interactions between azole antifungal agents and human microsomal cytochrome P450.

Judith Ann Hargreaves

Interactions between azole antifungal agents and human microsomal cytochrome P450.

by Judith Ann Hargreaves

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Published by University of Manchester in Manchester .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.), - University of Manchester, Department of Pharmacy.

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Therefore, information concerning the pharmacokinetic interactions between antiretroviral agents (i.e., protease inhibitors, NNRTIs) and rifampin is important for health care workers involved in tuberculosis control and the care of patients coinfected with tuberculosis and HIV, because clinicians may decrease or restrict the use of rifampin in. Interaction of azole fungicides and related compounds with cytochrome-P isozymes from Penicillium italicum in in-vitro assays Johan C. Kapteyn 1, Richard J. Milling 2.

Rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol combination is indicated in the initial phase of the short-course treatment of tuberculosis. During this phase, which should last 2 to 3 months, rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol combination should . To the best of our knowledge, the results presented herein are the first reported data on metabolism-based drug interactions between DUT and KET in rat and human in vitro and/or in vivo systems. Thus, this study could also shed light on the possibility of drug interactions of DUT with potent CYP3A inhibitors including azole antifungal agents Author: Seong-Wook Seo, Jin Woo Park, Dong-Gyun Han, Ji-Min Kim, Sanghyun Kim, Taeuk Park, Kyung-Hwa Kang, M.

Start studying Antifungal Agents. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Imidazole Azole Antifungal Agents-Ketoconazole-Miconazole-Clotrimazole. Triazole Azole Antifungal Agents (Allyamine Antifungal Agent): DRUG INTERACTIONS. Three crystal structures of human CYP51, ligand-free and complexed with antifungal drugs ketoconazole and econazole, were determined, allowing analysis of the molecular basis for functional conservation within the CYP51 family. Azole binding occurs mostly through hydrophobic interactions with conservative residues of the active site.


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Interactions between azole antifungal agents and human microsomal cytochrome P450 by Judith Ann Hargreaves Download PDF EPUB FB2

Drug interactions between nine antifungal agents and drugs metabolized by human cytochromes P Niwa T, Imagawa Y, Yamazaki H(1). Author information: (1)Showa Pharmaceutical University, Higashi-tamagawa Gakuen, Machida, Tokyoby: Title:Drug Interactions between Nine Antifungal Agents and Drugs Metabolized by Human Cytochromes P VOLUME: 15 ISSUE: 7 Author(s):Toshiro Niwa, Yurie Imagawa and Hiroshi Yamazaki Affiliation:Showa Pharmaceutical University, Higashi-tamagawa Gakuen, Machida, TokyoJapan.

Keywords:Antifungal agent, azole, cytochrome P, CYP51 (14α-sterol demethylase). Triazole antifungal agents drug–drug interactions involving hepatic cytochrome P Article Literature Review in Expert Opinion on Drug Metabolism & Toxicology 7(11) November   The interactions of a panel of antifungal agents with cytochromes P (Ps), as a means of predicting potential drug-drug interactions, have not yet been investigated.

The objective of this study was to evaluate the specificity and selectivity of five antifungal agents using selective probe reactions for each of the eight major Ps. The index reactions used were phenacetin O Cited by: Drug Interactions between Nine Antifungal Agents and Drugs Metabolized by Human Cytochromes P Article in Current Drug Metabolism 15(7) November with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Azole antifungal drugs exhibit a wide range and variety of drug-drug interactions. They are a substrate for and inhibitors of cytochrome P (CYP) enzymes, as well as inhibitors of membrane transporters such as P-glycoprotein (P-gP).Cited by: In contrast to enzyme induction, some drugs block, or inhibit, the CYP enzymes that metabolize other drugs.

The H 2 (histamine) blocker cimetidine (used to treat acid reflux) is an example of a CYP2C9 P enzyme inhibitor. Because diazepam (an anxiolytic) is metabolized by the same CYP enzyme, when cimetidine (available as an over-the-counter medication) is administered concurrently.

Systemically acting antifungal agents can cause pharmacokinetic or pharmacodynamic drugdrug interactions by a variety of mechanisms.

The systemic azoles, such as ketoconazole, itraconazole, fluconazole and voriconazole, differ with respect to their lipophilicity and metabolism, but all of them are inhibitors of cytochrome P (CYP) isoenzymes.

Abstract. Candida krusei has become an increasingly important invasive pathogen, particularly in AIDS patients and is highly resistant to fluconazole. In vitroCited by: An antifungal medication, also known as an antimycotic medication, is a pharmaceutical fungicide or fungistatic used to treat and prevent mycosis such as athlete's foot, ringworm, candidiasis (thrush), serious systemic infections such as cryptococcal meningitis, and drugs are usually obtained by a doctor's prescription, but a few are available OTC (over-the-counterSynonyms: antimycotic medication.

Cytochrome P aromatic O-demethylase, which is made of two distinct promiscuous parts: a cytochrome P protein (GcoA) and three domain reductase, is significant for its ability to convert Lignin, the aromatic biopolymer common in plant cell walls, into renewable carbon chains in a catabolic set of reactions.

In short, it is a facilitator of InterPro: IPR   Chemotherapeutic Agents. Many chemotherapeutic agents rely on the CYP enzyme system for activation and/or metabolism. Data are limited on interactions between chemotherapeutic agents and azole.

The azole antifungal agents inhibit the 14a-demethylation of methylsterols. The 14a-demethylation is a cytochrome Pdependent reaction, and the cytochrome P that catalyzes removal of the 14a-methyl group of methylsterols is believed to be the primary target for azole antifungal agents [for a review, see ()].Cited by: Substrate Specificity of Human Cytochrome P (CYP) 2C Subfamily and Effect of Azole Antifungal Agents on CYP2C8.

Niwa T(1), Imagawa Y. Author information: (1)School of Pharmacy, Shujitsu University, Nishigawara, Naka-ku, Okayamaby: 2. Niwa T, Imagawa Y, Yamazaki H () Drug interactions between nine antifungal agents and drugs metabolized by human cytochromes P Curr Drug Metab – PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar The imidazole N-substituted antifungal agents ketoconazole, miconazole and clotrimazole have been shown to be potent inhibitors of oxidative metabolism by both a phenobarbital-induced cytochrome P (P b) and a 3-methylcholanthrene-induced cytochrome Pprotein (P c) in reconstituted three compounds inhibited the cytochrome P b-dependent 7-pentoxyresorufin-O Cited by:   The azole drug class, however, is not immune to pharmacodynamic interactions that are particularly relevant to the transplant recipient, especially those receiving high-dose steroid therapy.

Azole-containing compounds are well established drugs for the treatment of fungal infections in both humans and animals ().These drugs inhibit cytochrome P 14α-demethylase (CYP51), an essential enzyme that converts lanosterol to ergosterol in fungi ().Many azole compounds also block host Ps, causing toxic side effects.

Azole Antifungal Agents/Rifamycins Interactions. This information is generalized and not intended as specific medical advice. Consult your healthcare professional before taking or discontinuing. Azole antifungals are widely used to treat numerous infections.

1 Many well-documented, clinically significant drug interactions are associated with these agents. 1,2. Although the focus here is on the most commonly prescribed systemic azoles, fluconazole(and itraconazole(, it is important to be aware of clinically relevant drug interactions with other systemic azoles, including ketoconazole.

MEDCH Immunizing and Antimicrobial Agents Spring R.S. Myers Azoles and Triazole Antifungal Agents: Ergosterol Biosynthesis Inhibitors Azole antifungal agents are the largest class of synthetic antimycotics. About 20 agents on the market today. Some used topically to treat superficial dermatophytic and yeast infections.

Others.The most significant interactions caused by the azoles are usually those resulting from inhibition of cytochrome P isoenzymes. The Panel shows the effect various azole antifungals have on selected isoenzymes. Carbamazepine is metabolised by CYP3A4, which the azoles inhibit to varying extents.

SUMMARY The increased use of antibacterial and antifungal agents in recent years has resulted in the development of resistance to these drugs.

The significant clinical implication of resistance has led to heightened interest in the study of antimicrobial resistance from different angles. Areas addressed include mechanisms underlying this resistance, improved methods to detect resistance Cited by: