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Purinethol: Oral tablet

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Purinethol 50mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: PURINETHOL 04A 
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Purinethol 50mg Tab
Teva Select Brands
Pill Identification: PURINETHOL 04A 

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What is this medicine?

MERCAPTOPURINE, 6-MP (mer kap toe PYOOR een) is a chemotherapy drug. It interferes with the growth of cancer cells and can reduce immune system activity. It is used to treat certain types of acute leukemia.

Similar Generic Drugs : Mercaptopurine: Oral tablet

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