Uric acid level of 9.0 and symtoms of Gout in foot area can the Hydrochlorthiazide cause high uric acid and gout.
28 May 2012
Hydrochlorothiazide is used for the treatment of high blood pressure and fluid retention. It is a type of diuretic that works by increasing the amount of salt and water that the kidneys remove from the blood, which causes a decrease in blood volume.
Hydrochlorothiazide causing high uric acid and gout you need to check this with the doc/pharmacist, please.
Take care, best wishes!
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