Were you looking for information about Allopurinol? Alopurinol is a common misspelling of allopurinol.
Allopurinol (Zyloprim®) is approved to treat several conditions that occur when uric acid levels in the body are too high. This prescription medication comes in the form of a tablet and is usually taken one or more times a day. Although most people tolerate this medication well, it is not suitable for everyone. Before taking allopurinol, make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medical conditions you have, as well as any medications you are taking (including vitamins and herbal supplements).
(Click Allopurinol for more information on how allopurinol works, a list of potential side effects to look out for, and important things to tell your healthcare provider before starting the medication. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for more specific information.)