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Do tomatoes trigger gout attacks

A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Janet Kail
Podiatry 28 years experience
Tomatoes and gout: Gout can be caused by eating a diet high in the purines. This would include organ meats, beef, lamb, alcohol, seafoods, legumes to name a few. Foods... Read More
Dr. Eugene Batelli
Podiatry 23 years experience
Yes : Tomatoes are high in vitamin c which can trigger gout.

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Gout and diet: No particular food is prohibited with gout. Quantity and frequency matter. Be modest with all meat sources. Keep portions small. Minimize red meats a... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
Podiatry 23 years experience
Purine rich foods: Gout can be triggered by purine rich foods, diuretics or alcohol. It causes the body to have an increase in uric acid resulting from too much product... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Forever: Foods do not trigger gout except for alcohol or large amounts of shellfish.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
L citrullin: L citrullin and L Arginine are amino acids that increase Nitric Oxide production. Citrulline is an amino acid derived from watermelon. It is one of ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Control your uric : Acid, avoid foods high in purines.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Can take : Colchicine when attacks are acute, antiinflammatories, warm water soaks and at times injection into the region.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Not likely: I do not recognize "kitobest". Diet is usually a minor factor in gout.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Skiles
Podiatry 31 years experience
No: Gout is caused by abnormally high levels of uric acid in the blood due to eating foods high in purines or due to kidney dysfunction in the clearance o... Read More

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