Relation between adverse events associated with allopurinol and renal function in patients with gout.

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BACKGROUND Because serious adverse reactions to allopurinol have been related to a reduce creatinine clearance rate and prolonged half life of oxypurinol, it has been recommended that the dose should be adjusted according to the rate of creatinine clearance. However, in some patients with gout the dose is not sufficient to reduce serum levels of uric acid… (More)

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@article{VzquezMellado2001RelationBA, title={Relation between adverse events associated with allopurinol and renal function in patients with gout.}, author={Janitzia V{\'a}zquez-Mellado and Estela Mar{\'i}a {\'A}lvarez Morales and C{\'e}sar Francisco Pacheco-Tena and Rub{\'e}n Burgos-Vargas}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={2001}, volume={60 10}, pages={981-3} }