sulphinpyrazone


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sulphinpyrazone

(ˌsʌlfɪnˈpaɪrəˌzəʊn)
n
a uricosuric drug with molecular formula C23H20N2O3S, used in the treatment of chronic gout
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Possible interaction of sulphinpyrazone with coumarins.
* Patients who have normal renal function and cannot tolerate allopurinol may do well with a uricosuric drug such as probenecid or sulphinpyrazone. For renal patients, benzbromarone can be tried, but liver function should be carefully monitored.
* Patients with normal renal function who cannot tolerate allopurinol may do well with a uricosuric drug such as probenecid or sulphinpyrazone. For renal patients, benzbromarone can be tried, but liver function should be carefully monitored.