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Gout Overview

Gout (also known as podagra when it involves the joint at the base of the big toe)[4] is usually characterized by recurrent attacks of acute inflammatory arthritis—a red, tender, hot, swollen joint. The joint at the base of the big toe is the most commonly affected (approximately 50% of cases). It may also present as tophi, kidney stones, or urate nephropathy. It is caused by elevated levels of uric acid in the blood. The uric acid crystallizes, and the crystals deposit in joints, tendo...

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alternative to sulfinpyrazone
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allergy to allopurinol and have taken sulfinpyrazole for 8 years with relief but am unablr to get it now ## That's a shame. I'm in the UK and get it prescribed, using 100 to 200mg daily with good effect, being like you, unable to tolerate Allopurinol. [AP Caused skin lesion on finger- that wouldn't heal] Any idea why SPyrazone was ceased in US? ## hi ru from uk i wanna enquire ....is sulfinpyrazone available derr ## January 2016 just told Sufinpyrazine not being made. Abd I reacted ti Alopurinol toi. So what's the alternative to Sulfinryrazone? ## Just tried to get my supply of sulfinpyrazone with no joy. Been taking 200mg daily for 20 years with no problems. Tried all the others and had bad reactions. What do I take or is it feet amputation time!!!!!
Updated 7 minutes ago in Sulfinpyrazone.
ketobest 600mg
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my nephrology doctor prescribed me ketobest 3x a day. last week my creatinine level was at 1.70 today it came down to 1.32, my ultrasound is normal, do i have to be worried?. do i have to use ketobest for a long time? im also taking colchicine for my gout. ## I want to order ketobest 600mg and how much per capsule to be deliver here in doha qatar ## Can I order ketobest 600 mg? How much would be the mininum order? Do you deliver in calgary, canada? Please let me know ## do you still need ketobest. i can give you a low price
Updated 10 days ago in Colchicine.
Rapid weight gain while on allopurinol
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I started on allopurinol 100 mg tab in oct since then have gained 25lbs. Anyone else have this happen? ## Hello, LaceyLu! How are you? I'm very sorry about the problem that you're having. According to the FDA, Allopurinol is used to treat excess uric acid and it has been reported to cause rapid weight gain in a small percentage of people that take it. Other side effects may possibly include sore throat, nausea, dizziness, bruising and joint stiffness. Have you spoken to your doctor? It might not be the right medication for you to take. ## I am on 200 mg a day, I didn't notice until I saw your post, but I have gained 50# in 2 years. I thought I was overeating but I actually eat weather and don't hardly ever eat junk or fast food. I will definitely be bringing this up with...
Updated 2 months ago in Allopurinol.
colcrys 0.6MG
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Is there a coupon for this prescription? ## Hello, Ron! How are you? There is an assistance program for this medication, for more information and to see if you qualify you can call them at 800-830-9159. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and abdominal pain. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 months ago in Colcrys.
Gout & dietary restrictions
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What cooked vegetables can you eat while suffering gout?
Updated 3 months ago.
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I have Gout problem for last 10 years. Now I have been feeling pain in my both the toes and not been able to walk properly. Doctor has prescribed Tendocare 3 tablets a day for 20 days and 2 tablets a day for 30 days. I want to know whether it is safe. ## My name is Mr. Susanta kumar paul, from kolkata (dum dum ) I am suffering from my knee pain for last two years. Doctors says this artharities problem only remedy is exercise. Is it right or wrong? age 40+. ## mr, shushant , i think i have a solution of ur problem. pls call me {edited for privacy} ## Hello My mom is suffering for gout for so many years... Different doctors gave her alpurinol.. But as we know, alpurinol has its side effects.. A friend of mine recommend us an organic supplement and After taking it for almost 2 months, my m...
Updated 3 months ago.
febuget tablet used for what
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I AM SUFFERING WITH GOUT (10) PL SUGGEST FEBUGET-40 DOSEGE DAILY. ## take 80 mg and along with bio-d3 max
Updated 3 months ago.
white round tablet AL3
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may be allopurinol ## can I split Allopurinol AL3 tablet ?
Updated 4 months ago in Allopurinol.
what is side effects of decilon for me
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Helo po, may muscle pain po ako sometimes ,mamaga ang paa ko dahil daw sa gout kahit 32yrs old pa ako.. nagtake ako ng decilon forte 4mg eveytime lng pagsumakit sya at once lng po at ok nman pakiramdam ko.. at tumaba narin ako konti kasi b4 ang payat ko.. wala bang side effects ito 4 me?kahit I take once only kung mamaga paa ko or muscle pain and joints Pain?? Please advice po..Thank u and GOD BLESS!: )
Updated 5 months ago.
uloric febuxostat tabletdia
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Iam on uloric (febuxostat. )tablets80 mg ## Hello, Henry! How are you? Uloric is most commonly used to treat high levels of uric acid. As listed by the FDA, its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, joint pain, mild skin rash and dizziness. Are there any other questions or concerns?
Updated 7 months ago in Uloric.

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