Acepurin® 1 gram

  • Product

    Acepurin 1 gram, powder for solution for infusion

  • Authorisation

    NL-RVG 09974

  • Active ingredient

    Allopurinol 1 gram (as allopurinol sodium)

  • Indication

    Lowering uric acid levels, gout, certain kidney stones

  • Storage condtion

    Below 25 °C

Acepurin inhibits xanthine-oxidase thereby inhibiting the uric acid production. Due to its ability to lower uric acid levels, Acepurin is prescribed for conditions associated with increased uric acid levels in blood or urine. Examples are gout and certain kidney stones.

In hospital settings, Acepurin is used to prevent uric acid formation before and during treatment with certain cytostatics.

Legal status

Acepurin is a licensed medicine in the Netherlands.

When this medicine is supplied outside the Netherlands, it is considered to be an unlicensed medicine in the country of the recipient.

Availability for Pharmacies

In the Netherlands, Acepurin is distributed to pharmacies by Ace Pharmaceuticals.

Pharmacies outside the Netherlands that would like to know more about the availability of this product are welcome to contact us via our contact form.