Skip to Content

Join the 'Colchicine' group to help and get support from people like you.

Colchicine Questions


We found 16 questions associated with the 'Colchicine' topic.

Will the combination of allopurinal and colchicine be effective without pegloticase?

Posted 29 Nov 2014 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?

How do I treat gout in the wrist?

Posted 12 Dec 2010 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!!!

Inflammatory Conditions - Can this anti inflammatory drug meloxicam help in the side effects of gout

Posted 12 Jul 2014 2 answers

I'm taking colchicine 0.6mg. Very little relief x5 days. Taking all precautions for relief. Can meloxicam help.

Can Allopurinol be taken with colchicine?

Posted 23 Dec 2010 1 answer

Irritable Bowel Syndrome - I have IBS-C. Tried amatiza which did not help me. Linzess 145 mg works?

Posted 23 Dec 2015 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 ...

If I am taking celebrex for my arthritis, and I have to take colchicine for a week?

Posted 7 Apr 2011 1 answer

is it ok for the 2 mecications to be taken together, Please let me know as i have to start taking the colchicine today. Thank You

Colchicine for Gout - How long will this last?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 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 ...

Colchicine - what is the correct dosage?

Posted 17 Nov 2009 1 answer

Can itake voltaren and colchicine together?

Posted 17 Aug 2011 1 answer

What is the major side effect of colchicine ?

Posted 8 Mar 2012 2 answers

Does Colchicine affect fertility?

Posted 28 Apr 2012 1 answer

My child is 10 years old , he is suffering from FMF and takes colchicine 1mg daily since 5 years ago, does taking the medicine forever causes sterility

Why is colchicine going from generic to brand name?

Posted 11 Nov 2009 1 answer

I got a letter from my drug provider saying that colchicine would not longer be available in generic. The cost will go from $17 for a 90-day supply to $450 for a 90-day supply.

Should I stop taking colchicine as soon as the gout attack recedes ? I'm taking 500MCG tablets?

Posted 10 May 2013 1 answer

... twice daily - currently on day 3 Alan L in Oxford UK

Colchicine - How long does it take for the pain to stop if initial diagnosis was day 2 of flare?

Posted 14 Oct 2015 1 answer

I didn't go in as soon as the pain started I had never been diagnosed before. I went in on day 2. This is day 3 1/2 and the agony is still there. The swelling is still there and the heat is still there. I'm still crying with the pain. How long till it goes away? Should I see the dr again ...

Page 1 2 Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Gout - Acute, Behcet's Disease, Aphthous Stomatitis - Recurrent, Familial Mediterranean Fever, Gout - Prophylaxis, Amyloidosis, Constipation - Chronic, Fibromatosis, Linear IgA Disease, Biliary Cirrhosis, Pseudogout - Prophylaxis, Sarcoidosis, Sweet's Syndrome

Related Drug Support Groups

Colcrys, Mitigare

Colchicine Patient Information at

Search this Group