Definitions for oxyphenbutazone
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an anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Tandearil) used to treat arthritis and bursitis
A metabolite of phenylbutazone.
Oxyphenbutazone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It is a metabolite of phenylbutazone.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. Oxyphenbutazone eyedrops have been used abroad in the management of postoperative ocular inflammation, superficial eye injuries, and episcleritis. (From AMA, Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p2000) It had been used by mouth in rheumatic disorders such as ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis but such use is no longer considered justified owing to the risk of severe hematological adverse effects. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p27)
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