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Freund's Adjuvant Summary

Description: An antigen solution emulsified in mineral oil. The complete form is made up of killed, dried mycobacteria, usually M. tuberculosis, suspended in the oil phase. It is effective in stimulating cell-mediated immunity (IMMUNITY, CELLULAR) and potentiates the production of certain IMMUNOGLOBULINS in some animals. The incomplete form does not contain mycobacteria.

Also Known As: Freund Adjuvant; Adjuvant, Freund; Adjuvant, Freund's; Freunds Adjuvant

Networked: 2219 relevant articles (62 outcomes, 260 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Freund's Adjuvant is Relevant

  1. Infection : 12 outcomes 1 study in 60 results
  2. Hyperalgesia : 7 outcomes 37 studies in 282 results
  3. Pain (Aches) : 6 outcomes 83 studies in 375 results
  4. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 6 outcomes 50 studies in 398 results
  5. Inflammation : 5 outcomes 71 studies in 500 results
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Drugs Related to Freund's Adjuvant

  1. Carrageenan
  2. Antigens
  3. Antibodies
  4. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)
  5. Micelles
  6. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)
  7. Formaldehyde (Formol)
  8. Capsaicin (Zostrix)
  9. Immunoglobulin M (IgM)
  10. Tryptophan (L-Tryptophan)
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Therapies Related to Freund's Adjuvant

  1. Injections
  2. Intra-Articular Injections
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  4. Induced Abortion (Induced Abortions)
  5. Immunotherapy
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