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Posted 29 Nov 2014 by • 2 answers
Colchicine first doze is 1.2mg followed by 0.6 mg after 12 hours and then once daily at 0.6mg. Allopurinol given at 100mg daily. The combination was intended for severe gout attack. What should be avoided when taking this drug combination?
Posted 12 Dec 2010 by • 2 answers
My uncle has gout in the wrist and it hurts bad, so how can he ease the pain? He already has been taking Celery Circulation and pain pills. It's swollen and in alot of pain!!!
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
I am 66 and am having a gout flare. I missed dose and accidentally took double dose of 300mg. I want to get back on schedule with my treatment. I am currently taking prednisone for the flare,but the extra dose caused a flare in my wrist. Don’t want to take my regular 300mg until I am sure the ...
Posted 29 May 2018 by • 1 answer
I am broke out in a rash that peals and becomes scally. It itches and is now over most of my body. The Allopurinol is the only new med that I am now taking on a daily basis that is new. I had severe gout in my feet that started in January 2018 and I started the Allopurinol I believe in March or ...
Posted 14 May 2018 by • 0 answers
I have had an attack of gout and was taken atorvastatin 40mg on a regular dose for several years the Dr. put me on colchicine and allopurinol. over the past 3 weeks I have been having extreme muscle weakness, read on your webb site that this reaction would happen, I stopped the meds last night and ...
Posted 11 May 2018 by • 0 answers
I tool allopurinol for about two weeks before I got a very bad rash on my arms and legs. I stopped taking it, but I'm still getting outbreaks of the same rash 5 months later. When will they stop?
Posted 20 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
Posted 15 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
Mom is allergic to allopurinol & uloric. On probenecid now for a month and a half and had itchy hands yesterday for first time. Is this a sign of allergic reaction to probenecid, or would it have happened already?
Posted 31 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
I have been taking this drug for just over two weeks at 100mg , i am finding when on occasion normally when I exercise i start with to get acid reflux in my chest is this normal when taking this med in the beginning?
Posted 10 Aug 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been prescribed allopurinol 300mg and just started. It seems like the gout has gotten worse since taking it so I am continuing to take indomethacin. Should I up my dosage of allopurinol? Will taking both medications rid me of gout attacks, or will I continue with issues by taking both meds. ...
Posted 17 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
I recently got gout for the first time and my dr, was hesitant to put me on this med because of my heart condition (66 years old). My concern is that this may effect my heart negatively, which would not be good.
Posted 16 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 18 May 2015 by • 1 answer
Or should I suspend taking the Allopurinol(my daily maintenancew drug) when I have an acute attack and begin taking Indomethacin?
Posted 29 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I was hospitalized for 6 days, the as a result of a severe allergic reaction to allopurinol. I had rashes all over my body most have now subsided and are not active however I keep getting flair-ups (patches of rashe) and my legs continue to be very itchy and patchy. I am taking Benadryl regularly ...
Posted 11 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
directed changes to my diet?
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