ACEPURIN

Brand name authorized in: Netherlands

Active ingredients

The drug ACEPURIN contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):

1 Allopurinol
UNII 428673RC2Z - ALLOPURINOL SODIUM

Allopurinol is a xanthine-oxidase inhibitor. Allopurinol and its main metabolite oxipurinol lower the level of uric acid in plasma and urine by inhibition of xanthine oxidase, the enzyme catalyzing the oxidation of hypoxanthine to xanthine and xanthine to uric acid.

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Medicine classification

This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Allopurinol
M Musculo-skeletal system → M04 Antigout preparations → M04A Antigout preparations → M04AA Preparations inhibiting uric acid production
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Unique identifiers

This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:

Country
Identification scheme
Identifier(s)
NL
Z-Index G-Standaard, PRK
Identifier(s): 19410