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• A substance, CHNO, used primarily in the treatment of chronic gout to decrease the synthesis of uric acid
• (= 4-hydroxypyrazolo-(3,4-d) pyrimidine) A xanthine oxidase inhibitor used in the treatment of gout
• A drug that lowers high levels of uric acid (a byproduct of metabolism) in the blood caused by some cancer treatments
• Drug used in the treatment of gout, a disease that is characterized by severe inflammation in one or more of the joints of the extremities