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A 31-year-old male asked:

My 55 yr old mother has been diagnosed with pain in her legs due to bone degeneration. doctors said it is because of uric acid issues. what's the cure?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Hyperuricemia: Can be treated with uric acid formation blocking agents like Febuxant or allopurinol or uricosuric agents like probenecid. Acute pain from gout can be treated with colchicine or NSAIDs

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Last updated Oct 24, 2014

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