alexa Resveratrol, a red wine constituent, is a mechanism-based inactivator of cytochrome P450 3A4.
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Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology

Author(s): Chan WK, Delucchi AB

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Abstract Resveratrol, a phytoalexin found in red wine, has been shown to possess antioxidant and antimutagenic properties. Incubation of resveratrol with Sf9 insect microsomes containing baculovirus-derived human cytochrome P450 3A4 (CYP3A4) and NADPH-cytochrome P450 reductase showed that resveratrol inactivated CYP3A4 in a time- and NADPH-dependent manner. Resveratrol, erythromycin and troleandomycin inactivated CYP3A4 at a similar rate (as reflected by k(inact)) whereas the binding affinity to CYP3A4 (as reflected by K(I)) was in the order of: troleandomycin > erythromycin > resveratrol. (K(I) and k(inact) for CYP3A4 inactivation by resveratrol, erythromycin and troleandomycin are 20 microM and 0.20 min(-1), 5.3 microM and 0.12 min(-1) and 0.18 microM and 0.15 min(-1), respectively.) Fractionation studies of red wine showed that fractions that did not contain resveratrol inactivated CYP3A4 significantly. In addition, the resveratrol content in red wine used in the study was too low to account for the degree of CYP3A4 inactivation observed after red wine treatment. Inactivation studies using a variety of red wine types showed that the CYP3A4 inactivation did not correlate to their resveratrol content. In summary, data here showed that resveratrol is an effective mechanism-based inactivator of CYP3A4; however, it is not one of the main red wine constituents that are responsible for CYP3A4 inactivation by red wine. Nevertheless, inactivation of CYP3A4 by resveratrol may cause clinically relevant drug interactions with CYP3A4 substrates.
This article was published in Life Sci and referenced in Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology

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