Synonyms: Callicrein; Kalidinogenasa; Kalléone; Kallidinogenaasi; Kallidinogenas; Kallidinogénase; Kallidinogenasum; Kallikrein.
Cyrillic synonym: Каллидиногеназа.
💊 Chemical information
CAS — 9001-01-8.
ATC — C04AF01.
ATC Vet — QC04AF01.
Kallidinogenase is an enzyme isolated from the pancreas and urine of mammals. It converts kininogen into the kinin, kallidin. Kallidinogenase has been used in male infertility since the kallikrein-kinin system has a physiological role in the male genital tract. It also has vasodilating properties and has been used in the treatment of peripheral vascular disease.
Published May 08, 2019.