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What would be the maintenance medicine for gout and elevated uric acid. What would be the dosage and how many times per day?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Allopurinol/feboxist

Allopurinol or feboxistat would be used, with a NSAID or Colchicine to prevent flares.
The suppressive agents are prescribed as once daily.

In brief: Allopurinol/feboxist

Allopurinol or feboxistat would be used, with a NSAID or Colchicine to prevent flares.
The suppressive agents are prescribed as once daily.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Gout

Allopurinol 100-300 mg per day.
Typically once daily.

In brief: Gout

Allopurinol 100-300 mg per day.
Typically once daily.
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Or Uloric, or colchicine.....
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