Generic Mercaptopurine

An antimetabolite antineoplastic agent with immunosuppressant properties. It interferes with nucleic acid synthesis by inhibiting purine metabolism and is used, usually in combination with other drugs, in the treatment of or in remission maintenance programs for leukemia. [PubChem]


Mercaptopurine Adverse Effects [FDA Report]

Mercaptopurine side effect


Synonyms
  • Mercaptopurine Monohydrate
  • Mercapurin
  • 6 MP
  • MP
  • 6-Mercaptopurine

Mercaptopurine Chemical

C5H4N4S