sulfinpyrazone

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noun sul·fin·py·ra·zone \ˌsəl-fən-ˈpī-rə-ˌzōn\

Definition of sulfinpyrazone

  1. :  a uricosuric drug C23H20N2O3S used in long-term treatment of chronic gout

Origin and Etymology of sulfinpyrazone

sulfinic acid (RSO2H) + pyr- + azole + -one


First Known Use: 1958


Medical Dictionary

sulfinpyrazone

noun sul·fin·py·ra·zone
variants: or chiefly British

sulphinpyrazone

\ˌsəl-fən-ˈpī-rə-ˌzōn\play

Medical Definition of sulfinpyrazone

  1. :  a uricosuric drug C23H20N2O3S used in the long-term treatment of chronic gout


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