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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 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 5 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
And can home remedies help, such as drinking apple cider vinegar? If yes, then how safe is it to consume when on colchicine?
Posted 17 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
My husbands doctor prescribed colchicine for his gout attack & said to take 1 per hour, every hour until either the gout went away or he got diarrhea. The pharmacist was fine with this too & gave him 30 pills. He has taken 23 within a 24 hour period & started throwing up & has ...
Posted 4 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
As I am going on holiday
Posted 8 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
84 yr old male on amio for afib taken off after one month three days ago, two days ago developed red rash, with purplish blistered centers severe as of today. what are treatment options. on colchicine, prednisone, atorvastatin and some other minor drugs for ra and previous heart attack five yrs ...
Posted 24 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
I had my first gout attack that I was aware of in my right ankle. Thursday. I read up on the symptoms and treated it accordingly. Took turmeric. Lemon. Black tart cherry. Celery. No alcohol. No meat. 2 to 3 gallons of water per day. Couldn't sleep by Monday morning I get t to the doctor and he ...
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Posted 12 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
I'm taking colchicine 0.6mg. Very little relief x5 days. Taking all precautions for relief. Can meloxicam help.
Colcrys - Taking colchicine for 3 days I still experience pain and swelling of the big toe. Is this?
Posted 2 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
... common no
Posted 1 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
Bsl went from less than 100 to 170 with no change in diet.
Posted 18 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
I'm 23 years old. I have FMF (Familial Mediterranean fever) and I take colchicine every day to prevent the attacks. I want to know the best time for my daily dosage. Is it before bedtime or after waking up in the morning ?
Posted 23 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
works but gives me diarrhea. GI doctor gave me a prescription for colchicine which is a gout medication but he seems to feel that this med would help with my chronic constipation. Has anyone ever tried this drug for constipation and if so did it help? Note: I do take Vicodin for cervical and lumbar ...
Posted 1 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
I have been having gout for the past 5 years. It used to be 2-3 times a year with severe swelling and excruciating pain around the ankles but in recent times my lifestyle choices have helped reduce the recurrences. I have tried colchicine but sometimes it just takes too long. Using a combo of ...
Posted 25 May 2016 by • 0 answers
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