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Allopurinol

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1. allopurinol, zyloprim

a drug (trade name Zyloprim) used to treat gout and other conditions in which there is an excessive buildup of uric acid

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Allopurinol

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noun
a synthetic drug that reduces blood concentrations of uric acid and is administered orally in the treatment of gout. Formula: C5H4N4O

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Allopurinol

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noun
a white, powdery drug that is an isomer of hypoxanthine and inhibits the production of uric acid: used to treat gout

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Allopurinol

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n.
A drug, C5H4N4O, that inhibits uric acid formation in the body and is used to treat conditions, especially gout, that cause elevated uric acid levels.

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