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What is depen (penicillamine)?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Depen (penicillamine)

(Penicillamine) is an anti-rheumatic medication that is used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
It is also a chelating agent that is used to bind excessive copper in the body of people who have Wilson's Disease.

In brief: Depen (penicillamine)

(Penicillamine) is an anti-rheumatic medication that is used for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
It is also a chelating agent that is used to bind excessive copper in the body of people who have Wilson's Disease.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depen (penicillamine)

Depen (penicillamine) is drug for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
Overdose is medical emergency treated in er, as depen can cause severe allergic reactions & bleeding & irritation to GI tract.

In brief: Depen (penicillamine)

Depen (penicillamine) is drug for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
Overdose is medical emergency treated in er, as depen can cause severe allergic reactions & bleeding & irritation to GI tract.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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