Mercaptopurine, 6-MP

Category: Cancer

Mercaptopurine, 6-MP Overview

Mercaptopurine (6-MP), sold under the brand name Purinethol among others, is a medication used for cancer and autoimmune diseases.[1] Specifically it is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), Crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis.[1][2] For acute lymphocytic leukemia it is generally used with methotrexate.[1] It is taken by mouth.[1] Common side effects include bone marro...

Read more Mercaptopurine, 6-MP Details
Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source:

Recent Mercaptopurine, 6-MP Forums:

Be the first to start a discussion about this drug.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mercaptopurine, 6-MP
  • Suspension: 20mg/ml
  • Tablet: 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Mercaptopurine, 6-MP or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

Related Mercaptopurine, 6-MP Topics:

mercaptopurine 50 mg,how do they look like
round white tablet w/ a number 5510 on one side and 66 on the other side ## You're looking at the one side of the ta... 1 reply
mp 447 yellow round
Are these tablets adderall, and are they a good brand? ## Anyone tried the yellow MP 447 30 mg generic adderall? These w... 14 replies
MP 58
Help I found a pill in a car I just purchased. It is a round white pill with a connected MP and the numbers 58 on the bo... 4 replies
mp22 small round tablet
Small round white tablet marked MP22 is this a Frusemide water tablet? ## is mp22 a furusomide tablet? ## No, this table... 4 replies
MP37 round pink pills
MP37 round pink pill ## This is generic 100mg doxycyline, brand name Vibramycin, Doxy and a few others. It is a tetracyc... 3 replies
mp 85
mp 85 white with line ## MP 85 what is it ## i found a couple of white caplets with a line in the center with the letter... 3 replies
white pill line through middle mp 52 ## What is a MP 52 pill used for ## what is this piull used for? white pill line th... 3 replies
I found this pill what is it?It's marked mp 424 ## Drug identification of MP424 is Guaifenesin; Pseudoephedrine Exte... 3 replies
small, ROUND, WHITE PILL ## Pill Image This is Metoclopramide 5mgs, a generic for Reglan, this has quite a few uses, inc... 3 replies
small purple pill ## my grandmother forgot what it was for and it was in a little jewelry box, so What is this pill used... 3 replies

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. This page was last updated on 16 April 2021.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2021 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA