Allopurinol: Sorrow to the marrow

Case report just published:

She responded to treatment however later on developed an episode of convulsions with anuria and yielded to leukopenic sepsis secondary to hypo/aplastic anemia probably due to allopurinol. Allopurinol is utilized thoroughly in the management of persistent gout and is well tolerated due to its security profile. We here report a case of allopurinol caused aplastic anemia leading to the death of a patient.

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