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that by which something is accomplished or some end achieved

a person who secretly observes others to obtain information

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any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

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Should monotherapy with a xanthine oxidase inhibitor be insufficient to reach target, the TFP recommended the addition of a uricosuric agent, such as probenecid, losartan, or fenofibrate to the xanthine oxidase inhibitor.
It is a uricosuric agent that could reduce further the levels of serum uric acid (sUA) when used in combination with xanthine oxidase inhibitors and be a treatment option for patients with tophaceous gout.
In patients in whom allopurinol toxicity occurs, options include other xanthine oxidase inhibitors (febuxostat), a uricosuric agent (probenecid), or allopurinol desensitisation (only in cases of mild rash).
If uric acid levels stay high, the doctor will probably try to lower them with a special drug called a uricosuric agent.
15) On June 11, 1958, a supplemental NDA for Flexin was submitted for the drug's use as a uricosuric agent to treat gout.
These results confirm the potential utility of tranilast as a uricosuric agent while also demonstrating its anti-inflammatory activity that may provide additional therapeutic benefit in the treatment of gout," said Lee Rauch, president and chief executive officer of Nuon Therapeutics.