: an amino acid C5H11NO2S that is obtained from penicillins and is used especially in the treatment of cystinuria, rheumatoid arthritis, and poisoning by metals (such as copper or lead)
Examples of penicillamine in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebDrugs that interact with zinc include certain antibiotics, penicillamine used for Wilson's disease and rheumatoid arthritis and the cancer treatment cisplatin.
Lauren Corona, chicagotribune.com, 23 Feb. 2021
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