Taurodeoxycholic Acid

Name
Taurodeoxycholic Acid
Accession Number
DBCAT001895
Description

A bile salt formed in the liver by conjugation of deoxycholate with taurine, usually as the sodium salt. It is used as a cholagogue and choleretic, also industrially as a fat emulsifier.

Drugs
DrugDrug Description
Taurochenodeoxycholic acidTaurochenodeoxycholic acid is likely indicated as a choleretic and cholagogue. It is also being investigated for its role in inflammation and cancer therapy.
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidUsed in the treatment of cholesterol gallstones. Tauroursodeoxycholic acid is also being investigated for use in several conditions such as Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC), insulin resistance, amyloidosis, Cystic Fibrosis, Cholestasis,...
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Taurochenodeoxycholic acidSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
Taurochenodeoxycholic acidCystine/glutamate transportertransporter
Taurochenodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCystine/glutamate transportertransporter
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 3A1enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 3A2enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 2A1enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 2A2enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 2B1enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 2B2enzyme
Tauroursodeoxycholic acidCytochrome P450 2B9enzyme