A drug that is used to treat high blood levels of uric acid in patients receiving treatment for cancer.

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... RASBURICASE (Elitek™) works to lower high levels of uric acid in the blood. High levels of uric acid often occur after chemotherapy for certain types of cancer, like leukemia or lymphoma. Rasburicase helps prevent or treat high levels of uric acid during cancer treatments. Generic rasburicase injection is not yet available. ...
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Rasburicase Systematic (IUPAC) name Aspergillus urate oxidase I ...
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