zileuton

Known as: N-(1-benzo(b)thien-2-ylethyl)-N-hydroxyurea, (+-)-1-(1-Benzo[b]thien-2-ylethyl)-1-hydroxyurea, (+-)-N-Hydroxy-N-(1-benzo[b]thien-2-ylethyl)-urea 
A synthetic derivative of hydroxyurea with antiasthmatic properties. The leukotriene inhibitor zileuton blocks 5-lipoxygenase, which catalyzes the… (More)
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2009
2009
Tissue inflammation is a major component of the acne process. Leukotriene B(4) (LTB(4)) is considered to be a major player in the… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The 5-Lipoxygenase pathway results in the formation of leukotrienes, including leukotriene B(4) (LTB(4)), 5-oxo-6E,8Z,11Z,14Z… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Both statins and thiazolidinediones have antiinflammatory properties. However, the exact mechanisms underlying these… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Zileuton, a 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor, reduces the number of inflammatory lesions in moderate acne and inhibits the… (More)
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2003
2003
Zileuton, a 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor, was evaluated as an inhibitor of cytochrome P450 activity in human liver microsomes. In the… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
From bronchoprovocation studies and investigations of the acute effects of drugs that inhibit leukotrienes (LT), the hypothesis… (More)
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1993
1993
The efficacy of zileuton, a new 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor, was investigated in comparison with sulphasalazine in an experimental… (More)
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1992
Review
1992
The enzyme 5-lipoxygenase is a key target in the effort to discover drugs which inhibit the pathophysiology associated with the… (More)
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1992
1992
The effects of zileuton, a new 5-lipoxygenase inhibitor, on leukotriene generation and clinical response in rheumatoid arthritis… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Zileuton [N-(1-benzo[b]thien-2-ylethyl)-N-hydroxyure] inhibited 5-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid synthesis by rat basophilic… (More)
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