Allopurinol

Description

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.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Allopurinol
M Musculo-skeletal system → M04 Antigout preparations → M04A Antigout preparations → M04AA Preparations inhibiting uric acid production

Medicines

Drug
Countries

Netherlands

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

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Australia

Austria

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Cyprus

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Austria

Lithuania

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Austria

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

United Kingdom

Austria Singapore

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Australia Canada United States

Austria Cyprus France Hong Kong Netherlands

Other medications with this active ingredient in combination: DUZALLO

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MPI, US: SPL/Old
US
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

63CZ7GJN5I - ALLOPURINOL

CAS Registry Number

315-30-0 - allopurinol

SNOMED-CT

387135004 - Allopurinol (substance)