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 (ə-mē′nō-pī′rēn′, ăm′ə-)
A colorless crystalline compound, C13H17N3O, formerly used to reduce fever and relieve pain, now known to cause agranulocytosis.

[amino- + (anti)pyrine.]


(əˌmaɪnəʊˈpaɪriːn; -ˌmiː-)
(Pharmacology) another name for aminophenazone
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Noun1.aminopyrine - a white crystalline substance used as an analgesic and antipyretic
analgesic, anodyne, pain pill, painkiller - a medicine used to relieve pain
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GIV-A depressed aniline hydroxylase and aminopyrine demethylase activities of the hepatic microsomal drug-metabolizing system in tumor-bearing mice.
2] breath analysis as a measurement of demethylation of stable isotope labeled aminopyrine in man.
In order to evaluate activity of cytochrome P-450 an enzymatic assay was used which measures the formaldehyde produced by available Cytochrome P-450 when aminopyrine is added as a substrate.
The composition of some herbal remedies used in various regions of the world is not regulated, and such remedies may contain contaminants such as mercury, aminopyrine, theophylline and diazepam (Ernst, 1998).
Individuals who are taking various prescription drugs, such as warfarin, antipyrine, diazepam, aminopyrine, and cimetidine would be interested in knowing that studies reported in the book indicate an arrested metabolism of medication when caffeine is used simultaneously.