aurothioglucose


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aurothioglucose

[‚ȯr·ō‚thī·ə′glü‚kōs]
(pharmacology)
C6H11 AuO5S A compound of gold with thioglucose, used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and nondisseminated lupus erythematosus; administered in oil suspension.
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Representative examples of therapeutic metallodrugs include Y-90 (Zevalin) used in the treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, sodium aurothiomalate (Myochrysine, Myocrisin, and Tauredon) or aurothioglucose (Aureotan, Solganal, Solganol, and Auromyose) used in rheumatoid arthritis patients, and bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol), awidelyuseddrug for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders [1].
much greater than] aurothioglucose, aurothiomalate, and auranofin) compared with Gpx and glutathione reductase (Nordberg and Arner 2001).
Use of corticosteroids and aurothioglucose in a pygmy goat with pemphigus foliaceus.