Purinethol OverviewMercaptopurine (also called 6-mercaptopurine, 6-MP or its brand name Purinethol) is an immunosuppressive medication. It is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia, Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis. It is a thiopurine. It is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines, the most important medications needed in a basic health system. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 2.1 Precautions 3 Drug interactions 4 Mechanisms of action 4.1 Pharmacogenetics 5 History 6...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Suspension: 20mg/ml
- Tablet: 50mg
NDC Database Records for Purinethol: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 57844-522 Purinethol 50 mg Oral Tablet by Gate Pharmaceuticals