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Synonyms for Purinethol

a drug (trade name Purinethol) that interferes with the metabolism of purine and is used to treat acute lymphocytic leukemia

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The product is AB-rated and bioequivalent to Purinethol tablets (Biogal Pharmaceuticals Works Ltd.
Mercaptopurine tablets, Prometheus Purinethol tablets
This increase was mainly attributable to sales of 14 new products that were not sold in the comparable quarter of 2002, the most significant being Amox/Clav and the inclusion of sales, for the first time, of Purinethol, which Teva received from GSK as a settlement agreement between the two companies, as well as increased sales of Copaxone(R).
The company has been given product rights to Purinethol as part of a settlement with GlaxoSmithKline relating to patent actions regarding nabumetone, the generic name of the product, used to treat leukemia.