AZATHIOPRINE

n. refers to a drug that is used to suppress the immune response, in order to support organ transplantation and other potentially severe cases of immune reactions. U.S. trade name (among others): Imuran.

AZATHIOPRINE: "An azathioprine drug may be used to suppress the immune system in order to support organ transplants."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AZATHIOPRINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/azathioprine/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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