(Science: chemical) 3,5-dibromo-4-hydroxyphenyl-2-ethyl-3-benzofuranyl ketone. Uricosuric that acts by increasing uric acid clearance. It is used in the treatment of gout.

Pharmacological action: uricosuric agents.

chemical name: Methanone, (3,5-dibromo-4-hydroxyphenyl)(2-ethyl-3-benzofuranyl)-

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