ATC codes: M04AA01
Tumour lysis syndrome ICD11 code: 5C70
Oral > Solid: 100 mg (EMLc) ; 300 mg (EMLc)
EML status history
Children (1 month - 12 years)
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Allopurinol was included on the complementary list of the first EMLc in 2007. The EMLc Subcommittee considered that allopurinol was necessary for management of children within oncology practice and that it should be included in cytotoxics and adjuvant medicines section of the EMLc for this indication.