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Will allupurinol help with pseudogout?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
4 doctors agree
In brief: No
Allopurinol affects uric acid (the problem in gout).
Pseudogout is caused by deposition of calcium pyrophosphate in joints, not uric acid.

In brief: No
Allopurinol affects uric acid (the problem in gout).
Pseudogout is caused by deposition of calcium pyrophosphate in joints, not uric acid.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Alopurinol is meant to reduce uric acid.

In brief: No
Alopurinol is meant to reduce uric acid.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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