Cyclosporin is an immunosuppressant which inhibits calcineurin so that the production of interleukin II will be suppressed as well. This lowers the activity of T-lymphocytes and hence the immune system. Cyclosporin is used for the prophylaxis and treatment of organ transplant rejections, graft-versus-host disease, nephrotic syndrome, moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis, active rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and eczema.
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