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How to control gout without medicines ?

How to control gout without medicines
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Depends type of gout: There are many types of gout and soem require medications liek tumor lysis syndrome after cancer chemotherapy. Some gout is causes by increased production of uric acid and other by decreased urine excretion and some by both of these. If gout is caused by too much alcohol I have cured gout by having my patients stop alcohol. One can improve renal excretion by stopping certain meds. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Alternative Medicine (Definition)

Alternative medicine is the practice of healing that does not fall into the realm of conventional allopathic medicine. Many think it is usually based on cultural or historical traditions rather than scientific data. However, only recently is science catching up with history. For example, acupuncture meridians have finally been discovered by science. Types of alternative medicine include ...Read more


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What is the effect of taking anti-gout drugs?

What is the effect of taking anti-gout drugs?

Two types: There are 2 types of treatment for gout: 1. Drugs that treat inflammation during a flare to reduce inflammation and pain. These include steroids, nsaids and Colchicine (colcrys) and 2. Drugs that reduce the uric acid level for long-term control like allopurinol, uloric and pegloticase. ...Read more

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I want to ask if urosolvine and uralyt-u is good medicine for gout?

I want to ask if urosolvine and uralyt-u is good medicine for gout?

Urosolvine: These also fall into the category of poorly controlled substances. What works is tried and true medicine. See your podiatrist or rheumatologist for real help. ...Read more

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Can you take water pills with gout medicine?

Can you take water pills with gout medicine?

Ask your physician: He should be able to advise you on what is best for your specific condition. ...Read more

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Is there any over-the-counter medicine for gout?

Is there any over-the-counter medicine for gout?

He's right!: Gout is a side effect of too much uric acid in the blood, but it can cause renal stones, urate nephropathy, and is strongly associated with metabolic syndrome and heart disease, as an independent risk factor. Treating each episode of gout with nsaids is insane, unless you treat the cause. It will simply recur, ultimately causing permanent arthritis in joints, and hurt other organs too! ...Read more

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Besides using drugs how can I prevent another another gout flare up from occurring?

Gout: Hi, adjusting your diet to avoid high in animal product, fat and alcohol, drink lots of water, avoid losing weight so rapidly, avoid foods sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup. Be well. ...Read more

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I am having chrounic gout but recently had a attack afICINter a duration of 10 years or so. pl suggest me the BEST PROVEN MEDICINE in Allopathy or preferably in HOMEOPATHY for immediate relief.A lso suggest best diet to avoid GOUT attack. th

I am having chrounic gout but recently had a               attack afICINter a duration of 10 years or so. pl suggest me the BEST PROVEN MEDICINE in Allopathy or preferably in HOMEOPATHY for immediate relief.A lso suggest best diet to avoid GOUT attack. th

Get a Consult.: There are far too many options and consideration that are available for the treatment of gout. It is simply to much to discuss with the limited space available. You need to consult one of the many specialists who are experienced with the effective treatment of long term gout. ...Read more

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What drug for acute gout?

Cholcrys and Indocin (indomethacin): Cholcrys an Indocin (indomethacin) are the most common combination for acute gout attacks. ...Read more

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What is the best medicines for gout?

What is the best medicines for gout?

different types.: Some people state that anti-inflammatory medications are the best in others rely on medications that are specific for gout. See a physician. ...Read more

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What are all the medicines available for gout?

What are all the medicines available for gout?

There are a few: This is a list of the most common colchicine, allopurinal, uloric. ...Read more

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What is traditional medicine for gout?

Depends: There are different medicines given to prevent gout than there is to treat an acute case or chronic case. Allopurinol is an example of a preventative or uloric (on tv commericals of late.) Colchicine is given as both a treatment and preventative med depending on the dosage, anti-inflammatories are given as a treatment, if you meant "alternative" then I have heard of cherry extract as a treatment. ...Read more

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Which over-the-counter drug is good for gout?

OTC drug: There is nothing over the counter for gout. Best are rx from doctor unless you can try alieve and those types. ...Read more

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Whicn herbal medicine can cure gout permanently?

None: Gout is due to excess uric acid. Decreasing uric acid requires dietary changes and/or medications. Herbs do not reduce uric acid sufficiently to cure gout. ...Read more

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What's the newest treatment, medicine for gout, please?

See details: Uloric is the latest medication for gout prevention but is not for the treatment of acute attacks. However, Allopurinol is the drug of choice for prevention. Both are just as effective but uloric costs hundreds of dollars more a year. Uloric is prescribed only when Allopurinol is not tolerated or is not effective enough. ...Read more

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Dr. Pierre Moeser
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Gout (Definition)

Occurs when too much uric acid gets deposited in a joint. Lifestyle factors like red meat and alcohol ...Read more