Cytochrome C

(rINN)

💊 Chemical information

Citocromo C.

Pharmacopoeias.

Chin. includes Cytochrome C Solution and preparations for injection.

💊 Profile

Cytochrome C is a haemoprotein occurring in the body and involved in electron and hydrogen transport in biological oxidation processes. It has been given intravenously in various hypoxic conditions. Cytochrome C is an ingredient of some eye drops used for the treatment of cataract but its actions, if any, are unclear.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Ital.: Citophase; Jpn: Cytorest. Multi-ingredient: Rus.: Oftan Catachrom (Офтан Катахром); Spain: Vitaphakol.
Published May 08, 2019.