A 46-year-old male, who has long-standing Crohn’s disease
and is on azathioprine to maintain remission, is admitted with pneumonia.
He has also been started on treatment for gout by his GP
Investigations are as follows:
Hb 14.3 g/dl
WBC 0.8 x 109/L
Platelets 85 x 109/L
Chest X-ray shows a right basal consolidation
In this patient which of the following drugs is the GP
likely to have prescribed for his gout?