A member asked:

I started allopurinol 2 weeks ago and now have a gout attack should i stop and take colchicine or take both together?

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Dr. Richard Zimon answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

You can: try both together but if not helping in 24-48 hours stop Allopurinol ..take Colchicine alone for 5-7 days then restart Allopurinol ......hope this is helpful! Dr Z

Answered 12/13/2020



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