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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 ?

Can Familial Mediterranean Fever cause muscle atrophy?

Posted 19 Jul 2016 by Rylando 0 answers

I have FMF, but sadly I live in Canada where most doctors have no idea what fmf even is. I suffer from arthritis because of the disorder but recently developed severe muscle atrophy in my right leg. I am very active and have never had an injury to my leg. All the doctors I've seen don't ...

What is the major side effect of colchicine ?

Posted 8 Mar 2012 by moon92 2 answers

Familial Mediterranean Fever?

Posted 13 Jan 2011 by Gramma Carol 1 answer

My grandson has suffered from fevers monthly since he was about 5 years old. The immunologist wants to have a DNA test done to possibly find out if this is FMF or some other disorder. Are there any financial resources that offer aid in getting this DNA testing done for him. He is now almost 8 years ...

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