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Uric Acid (Urate) Summary

Description: An oxidation product, via XANTHINE OXIDASE, of oxypurines such as XANTHINE and HYPOXANTHINE. It is the final oxidation product of purine catabolism in humans and primates, whereas in most other mammals URATE OXIDASE further oxidizes it to ALLANTOIN.

Also Known As: Urate; 2,6,8-Trihydroxypurine; Ammonium Acid Urate; Monosodium Urate; Monosodium Urate Monohydrate Show All >>

Networked: 8589 relevant articles (322 outcomes, 1072 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Uric Acid is Relevant

  1. Gout : 90 outcomes 174 studies in 1613 results
  2. Hyperuricemia : 47 outcomes 124 studies in 967 results
  3. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) : 17 outcomes 121 studies in 832 results
  4. Inflammation : 12 outcomes 50 studies in 395 results
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 11 outcomes 21 studies in 254 results
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Drugs Related to Uric Acid

  1. Allopurinol (Remid)
  2. Uric Acid (Urate)
  3. Creatinine
  4. Urea (Carbamide)
  5. Xanthine Oxidase
  6. febuxostat
  7. Calcium
  8. Glucose (Dextrose)
  9. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar)
  10. rasburicase (Elitek)
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Therapies Related to Uric Acid

  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  3. Therapeutics
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  5. Lithotripsy (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy)
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