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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
45 years experience Rheumatology
It depends: This is an impossiblr question to answer. There are many drugs used in the treatment of gout. Some to stop or treat inflammation, others to lower uric ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: They decrease the production of uric acid and decrease inflamation in the joints.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Increase fluids: Most common gout inducing drug is probably hydrochlothiazide (hctz) used to treat blood pressure.As weird as it sounds: increase water intake to preve ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See a: See a rheumatologist to see what gout treatments you are a candidate for.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Several things!: You should take a drug which prevents the formation of uruc acid, such as low dose allopurinol. There will be dietary contraints that you would need ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Ethambutol is one of effective anti-tb drugs and often added to Isoniazid and rifampin. Optic neuritis and hyperuricemia are well known side effects.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Birmingham
14 years experience Podiatry
Gout!: My personal doc is Clinoril (sulindac). It has less GI side effects than the historically used Colchicine (taken until symptoms resolve or GI upset). ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Gout include:: Febuxostat.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Alleve: Is an antiinflammatory that could be used as a treatment if you get an attack. (which is over the counter.).
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Drugs.: Joel the drugs have been a godsend. i should tell you that humans and the dalmation coach hounds are the only animals to get gout. A acute case of gou ... Read More
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