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Noun1.Purinethol - a drug (trade name Purinethol) that interferes with the metabolism of purine and is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia
antimetabolite - an antineoplastic drug that inhibits the utilization of a metabolite
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Purinethol Mercaptopurine Tablet 50mg/Tablet Emthexate Methotrexate Injection 50mg/Vial Methotrax Methotrexate BP Tablet 2.
This increase was mainly attributable to sales of 14 new products that were not sold in the comparable quarter of 2002, the most significant being Amox/Clav and the inclusion of sales, for the first time, of Purinethol, which Teva received from GSK as a settlement agreement between the two companies, as well as increased sales of Copaxone(R).