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Dr. Scott Bolhack
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Ulcer (Definition)

An ulcer is a discontinuity or a break in a body membrane that impedes the normal functioning of the organ of which that membrane is a part. Ulcers are further classified by their location. Ulcers are usually caused by infections, excessive acid production, stress, ...Read more


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If I have a stomach ulcer and experience a gout attack, what medication should I take?

Try cherry juice: the real stuff not soda provided your not diabetic. Cherry juice is uricosuric meaning that it clears your system of uric acid which in excess causes the gout attack ...Read more

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

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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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 medication is good for the gout?

Colchicine: For acute attacks of gout, best treatment is colchicine. Nsaids such as Indocin (indomethacin) can also help. Allopurinol is a medication used to treat chronic gout. It should not be started when there is an active flare as it can worsen the flare. ...Read more

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Tequila good for gout?

Tequila good for gout?

Tequila and gout : No one is going to recommend that you drink alcohol to treat gout. With that said, there is evidence that tequila helps your kidneys get uric acid out. On the other hand, alcohol dehydrates you, which is bad for gout. ...Read more

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Is milk is good for gout?

Milk and gout.: Milk intake shouldn't have much bearing on gout. You'd need a higher protein lad, combined with relative dehydration, to lead to an acute attack of gout- such as hamburgers and alcohol in the summer. ...Read more

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Is ham good for treating gout?

No: Gout is a kidney issue. It is triggered by certain foods in your diet. One small study suggested cherries may help but it was not a strong study. Since meat is a food with a high purine content, it has the potential to worsen the gout. ...Read more

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Please tell me what is good for gout pain?

See details: Nsaids, a short course of Prednisone or a cortisone injection of the involved join. The best treatment is taking taking a med to normalize your uric acid level and prevent future attacks. See a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Is heat in pad or any form of heat good for gout?

Is heat in pad or any form of heat good for gout?

Heat for gout.: Heat applied locally to an area affected by acute gout can help relieve some of the discomfort, yes. ...Read more

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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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What kind of diet is good for an 63 year old woman who has gout and diabetes?

What kind of diet is good for an 63 year old woman who has gout and diabetes?

Gout and dm diet: ADA 1800cal /day. No sugar. No bread. No muffins. Avoid alcohol, animal fats, organ meats, anchovies, sardines, tuna, salmon, and shellfish. Limit other meats to 4 oz/day. Avoid high fructose corn syrup containing drinks and foods. Add egg whites, quinoa, soy as protein. Eat nonstarch veggies and hi pulp fruits. Whole grains and nuts are excellent. Drink 3 L /day. ...Read more

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Could you suggest me a good diet for an 63 year old woman with gout and diabetes?

Could you suggest me a good diet for an 63 year old woman with gout and diabetes?

Gout dm diet: Optimal features - take in tart cherry juice +tart cherries, 10/day. Add Lemon extract 2 tblspns/day. Avoid alcohol, animal fats, organ meats, anchovies, sardines, tuna, salmon, and shellfish. Limit other meats to 4 oz/day. Avoid high fructose corn syrup containing drinks and foods. Add egg whites, quinoa, soy as protein. Eat only of pulpy fruit and non starch veggies. No bread. Drink 3 L /day. ...Read more

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She has been taking gout med for the back. It hasn't helped. Any ideas what else it could be?

Gout: Gout is an inflammatory arthritis than generally presents as a red, hot swollen joint. Back pain would be an unusual presentation unless your taking gout meds to reduce your risk for kidney stones. Either way if your symptoms have not improved, further evaluation is needed. A detailed history, physical exam and appropriate diagnostic test will help determine the etiology of your symptoms. ...Read more

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What foods are good for the gout? He has had the gout since easter, and has been taking indomethizde?

What foods are good for the gout? He has had the gout since easter, and has been taking indomethizde?

Good : Good and elaborated are both answers to your question , by drs fox and weiss. Gout is a systemic disease that should be tretaed by the rheumatologist , who is also an internist . The entire physiopathology was extensively explained , and as you can read , there are no foods good for goutu , but foods that con lessen the attacks and the frecuency and the acumulation of that pool of uric acid. The ideal number for long term control for the " normal " uric acid level should be no higher than six and that could be obatined with je two meds mentioned by dr weiss. Colchicine could be used to reduce the frecuency of acute episodes, when taken daily on a long term basis on a patient that has frecuent acute attacks. ...Read more

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I get gout , i heard iodine pills are good for gout is this true? I have been on them for about2 weeks and my gout is completely gone!

Unrelated: Iodine is not a treatment for gout. You experience may represent a coincidence. It would be prudent to consult a rheumatologist to find out if you even have gout.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
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What is good for gout?

What is good for gout?

Medication: There are a number of good drugs. For long term care it would usually be Allopurinol or uloric. ...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