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I take copaxone (glatiramer) when i take it I have gout pain in big right toe . My neurologist said cut down copaxone (glatiramer) to 3 times a week .Is this ok ?

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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine

In brief: Gout

I would be concerned about finding if something else was causing the gout attacks.
Urine uric acid levels and check for dietary and other things.

In brief: Gout

I would be concerned about finding if something else was causing the gout attacks.
Urine uric acid levels and check for dietary and other things.
Dr. Clarence Lyons
Dr. Clarence Lyons
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In brief: Yes

Your neurologist would not have suggested it if it was not ok.

In brief: Yes

Your neurologist would not have suggested it if it was not ok.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No relationship

This makes no sense.
This med is not associated with an increased risk of gout.

In brief: No relationship

This makes no sense.
This med is not associated with an increased risk of gout.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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