Phenylbutazone

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Phenylbutazone is an anti-arthritic and anti-inflammatory agent usually used in combination with prednisone and formerly sold under the brand name of Sterazolidin. It was indicated in the chronic treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid spondylitis. Warnings: if administered for a long period, phenylbutazone may cause aplastic anemia.