Cuprimine

noun
a drug (trade name Cuprimine) used to treat heavy metal poisoning and Wilson's disease and severe arthritis
Syn: ↑penicillamine
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑medicine, ↑medication, ↑medicament, ↑medicinal drug

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