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Side Effects Of Colchicine
Side effects of colchicine such muscle weakness, tenderness, sharp pains, tiredness. After discontinuation, how long before they go away?
Many: The most common side effects of Colchicine involve the stomach and bowel and are dose related. These include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and diarrhea. One of the most worrisome side effects of Colchicine is that it can damage the bone marrow causing severe anemia and seriously low white blood counts, thereby increasing the risk of infections. ...Read more
Yes: Long-term Colchicine use can lead to liver/kidney toxicity, bone marrow suppression w/ decreased wbcs/thrombocytes/granulo-cytopenia; aplastic anemia; muscle damage; nerve damage, & more. Discuss with your fp/rheumatologist what other options are available to prevent these complications. ...Read more
Having some of the serious side effects of colchine for the past 3 weeks. Such as muscle weakness, muscle pain, tiredness.. What should I do?
Sides effect: Let the doctor that prescribed it know, so it can be changed if possible. ...Read more
I have been taking ibuprofen and colchicine for 2wks & now my AST is elevated to 49. All other hepatic test normal, but I am having right sided pain?
2 weeks long podagra pain/inflammation resolved, yet there is still small reddish protuberance on the toe joint side. Should i stop the colchicine now?
Does Colchicine 1mg side effect dizziness , sleepy head , stomach ache ?? Should i stop ? Iam useing since three weeks .
Unusual for this med: The main side effect from Colchicine is diarrhea. This can be followed by the development of anemia. The side effects you are describing are not the typical problems from this medication. Even though these are not the typical side effects if your problems started at the same time you started the medication you should talk to yoU should talk to your doctor about alternatives ...Read more
Back muscle pain, weakness in legs and arms shoulder pain too, pain hurts more when pressure is applied. Side effect of colchicine? Will it go away?
Yes......: However there are other medicines that may be better. Treatment of an acute gouty flare is different that that for prevention of these. See your primary care doctor to see what medicine or combinations of medicine is best for you. ...Read more
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See below: When your symptoms have abated, or you are throwing up. ...Read more
Why: Nothing different than if you weren't taking the two meds. More important, why are you taking what you think is ecstasy when you don't know who made it, what's in it, or what it might do to harm your body - particularly when you already have health problems. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers