Uric acid level of 9.0 and symtoms of Gout in foot area can the Hydrochlorthiazide (hctz) cause high uric acid and gout.
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!
Yes, one of the adverse effects of it is hyperuricemia (elevated blood urea) and gout.
Yes. Hyperuricemia (high uric acid levels) is a relatively common finding in patients treated with a loop or thiazide diuretic and may, over a period of time, lead to gout.
Yes. I was given 25mg and in 3 days I had to stop taking it. Great tow swollen red unable to walk. It was gout never knew I had it prior to taking this diuretic
- Hydrochlorothiazide Information for Consumers
- Hydrochlorothiazide Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Hydrochlorothiazide (detailed)
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