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

Posted 29 Nov 2014 by jeremiahzayin 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 by nate dymond 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!!!

What type of reaction will happen if atorvastatin and colchicine are taken together?

Posted 14 May 2018 by mokeyathome 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 ...

How do you measure your uric acid levels?

Posted 5 Mar 2018 by Shakeel1 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?

How much colchicine is safe to take within a 24 hour time period?

Posted 17 Nov 2017 by kathykesler 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 ...

Can you drink alcohol In moderation while taking colchicine?

Posted 4 Jul 2017 by Madhatter1943 0 answers

As I am going on holiday

On amiodarone 200 mg for 1 mo now have red rash with purple centers on back and breast, treatments?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by judyabrown 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 ...

Colchicine for Gout - How long will this last?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by Jameswar 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 ...

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

Posted 12 Jul 2014 by gslchevy 2 answers

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

Colchicine - Does this drug raise your bsl ?

Posted 1 Sep 2016 by mallee 0 answers

Bsl went from less than 100 to 170 with no change in diet.

What is the best time to take the daily dosage of colchicine for FMF patient ?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by msghsmart 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 ?

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

Posted 23 Dec 2015 by Misha6 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 ...

Colchicine - Is it normal to have gout always around the Achilles' tendons and ankle ?

Posted 1 Apr 2016 by Sbanrg 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 ...

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