probenecid

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pro·ben·e·cid

 (prō-bĕn′ĭ-sĭd)
n.
A uricosuric drug, C13H19NO4S, derived from benzoic acid and used chiefly in the treatment of gout.

[pro(pyl) + ben(zoic) (a)cid.]
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probenecid

(prəʊˈbɛnɪsɪd)
n
(Pharmacology) a drug used to increase the excretion of uric acid in urine as a treatment for gout
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Noun1.probenecid - a uricosuric drug that reduces the level of uric acid in the blood; used to treat gout
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
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probenecid

n probenecid m
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