Purinethol OverviewMercaptopurine (also called 6-mercaptopurine, 6-MP or its brand name Purinethol) is an immunosuppressive drug. It is a thiopurine. Contents 1 Uses 2 Mechanisms of action 3 Adverse reactions 4 Drug interactions 5 Precautions 6 Synthesis 7 References 8 External links Uses It is used to treat leukemia, pediatric non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, polycythemia vera, psoriatic arthritis, and inflammatory bowel disease (such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis).[...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Suspension: 20mg/ml
- Tablet: 50mg