sulfinpyrazone


sulfinpyrazone
An analgesic and uricosuric agent, useful in gout, that promotes the excretion of uric acid, probably by interfering with the tubular reabsorption of uric acid.

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sul·fin·py·ra·zone or chiefly Brit sul·phin·py·ra·zone .səl-fən-'pī-rə-.zōn n a uricosuric drug C23H20N2O3S used in the long-term treatment of chronic gout

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n.
a uricosuric drug given by mouth for the treatment of chronic gout. The main side-effects are nausea and abdominal pain; the drug may also activate a latent duodenal ulcer and it should not be taken by patients with impaired kidney function. Trade name: Anturan.

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sul·fin·py·ra·zone (sul″fin-piґrə-zōn) [USP] a sulfoxide analogue of phenylbutazone, used as a uricosuric agent in treatment of gout; administered orally. It also prolongs platelet survival and inhibits platelet adherence to subendothelial cells and prostaglandin synthesis and has been studied as an antithrombotic agent.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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