Category: Allopurinol

Can Allopurinol Cause Diabetes – Don’t mess with the liver!

  The liver, just like the other organs of the body, is very vital to your survival. It is responsible for the overall maintenance of the balance in your body, including the excretion of toxins, acid-base balance and, to a major extent, the manufacturing of glucose. Thus, messing with the liver is simply brewing trouble…
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January 30, 2018 0

Allopurinol – The NONSENSE Hyperuricemia Treatment

  Do not get the title wrong – allopurinol is not a sugar pill designed to cure you only through the power of suggestion. Allopurinol is a medicine that has effects, but those effects are not fit to be deemed as worthy hyperuricemia treatment. Have you ever wondered how it does a job that almost…
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January 14, 2018 0

Chronic Gout Treatment Guidelines – The CALKALINE Therapy!

Take your meds now. Take it tomorrow. Take it the next day, and the day after till the day you die. Take it, even if it will not cure you, and it CAN kill you. Sadly, gout medications are not meant to cure gout, but mask the situation and make it appear better. Because of…
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December 3, 2017 0

Does Zyloric Cause Weight Gain

Nowadays, most culture regard the “slim” as beautiful. Because of this, many of us are very conscious of how fat or slim we are. People tend to depend look for “miracle cures” to make them slim instantly. Some, however, choose the more appropriate path that includes proper diet and exercise. Unfortunately, there are these medicines…
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November 26, 2017 0

Progout vs Zyloprim

What medicine do you prefer? Generic or branded? Whether it is because of pricing or effectiveness, preference vary from individual to individual. Sometimes, it can also result from confusion. Because of so many brand names for a single generic medicine, people are confused about the differences and end up looking for answers, googling, looking from…
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November 26, 2017 0

Allosig Side Effects

What medication do you use for gout or hyperuricemia? Allopurinol? Colchicine? Or maybe Febuxostat? Or maybe the medications I mentioned does not even sound familiar. Those meds I mentioned are generic, so to some people who take gout meds the name does not ring a bell. These medications are further subdivided into brand names with…
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November 26, 2017 0

Can I Take Colchicine and Allopurinol Together

Do you believe that we have survival instincts? Surely, this is one of the controversial psychological and physiological topic that garnered controversy. Nowadays, it is almost explainable by a solid scientific proof. Pain and stress are two of the aspects of our fight-and-flight mechanism that can force us to do something about what is causing…
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November 19, 2017 0

Uloric and Allopurinol Together

Modern day medicine has developed its own strategies. One such strategy is to “cure by brute force”. One disease gets bombarded by several medicines. This happens because we either have poor understanding of the disease or because we do not understand the root cause of whatever disease it is, which we can eradicate anyway. At…
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November 19, 2017 0

Advantages: Febuxostat Over Allopurinol

Medications are very complex in nature. Because of this, different medications that are meant to deal with the same disease using the same approach can differ in dosage, effects and side effects. Some have advantages. Others are cheaper. Others are expensive, has no advantage at all, are teeming with side effects but are good in…
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November 19, 2017 0

Why Does Allopurinol Worsen Acute Gout

Gout has many debilitating effects. Because of this, many medications were invented as well all applying different mechanisms to approach gout from different angles. Colchicine, febuxostat and allopurinol are none but few. Because of the differences in the medications, many questions arise. These questions can be inquiries in effectiveness, mechanisms, dosage, time of intake and…
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November 12, 2017 0