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Fedratinib (Inrebic)

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General information

Class/mechanism from the NCI Drug Dictionary: An orally bioavailable, small-molecule, ATP-competitive inhibitor of Janus-associated kinase 2 (JAK2) with potential antineoplastic activity. Fedratinib competes with JAK2 as well as the mutated form AK2V617F for ATP binding, which may result in inhibition of JAK2 activation, inhibition of the JAK-STAT signaling pathway, and the induction of tumor cell apoptosis.
Route: PO
Extravasation: n/a

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Diseases for which it is used

History of changes in FDA indication

Also known as

  • Code names: SAR302503, TG101348
  • Brand names: Inrebic

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