Mercaptopurine (additionally alluded to as 6-mercaptopurine or 6-MP) is a purine simple that is viable both as an anticancer and an immunosuppressive specialist, and is utilized to regard leukemia and immune system illnesses as a corticosteroid-saving operator. 6-MP treatment is related with a high rate of serum aminotransferase heights which can be joined by jaundice. Also, mercaptopurine has been connected to cases of clinically clear intense liver damage and long haul treatment to nodular regenerative hyperplasia.
This prescription is utilized with different medications to treat a specific sort of malignant growth (intense lymphocytic leukemia). It is a chemotherapy tranquilize that works by moderating or ceasing the development of disease cells.
Converse with the specialist about the dangers and advantages of 6-MP, particularly when utilized in kids and youthful grown-ups.
Sickness, spewing, loose bowels, and loss of hunger may happen. Transitory male pattern baldness may likewise happen. In the event that any of these impacts last or deteriorate, tell your specialist or drug specialist speedily.