Tag: allopurinol

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

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

What is the Difference Between Uloric and Allopurinol?

Dosage, composition and mechanism are none but few of the reasons why medicines for the same disease can vary. Unfortunately, the variety of ways does not guarantee effectiveness. Quantity is not always equal to quality. Uloric and allopurinol are two common medicines used to treat gout. Or at least, it is what is believed by…
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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

What Happens if I Stop Taking Allopurinol

    Truly, we have thousands upon thousands of questions. Sometimes, these questions can only be answered through empirical means; we have to experience what we are asking so we can answer them. “Is the water cold?” “Does it taste good?” “Is it hard to do this?” There are even questions that are hard to…
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November 12, 2017 0

Should I take Allopurinol in the Morning or at the Night

  Undoubtedly, gout is one of those diseases that can cause so much pain. It is rarely fatal (unless the lump chose the wrong spot) but the obstruction and pain it causes are both second to few. This opened the door for scams, quackeries, ineffective alternative medicines and even deadly chems used to lower uric…
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November 12, 2017 0

Allopurinol Side Effects: Liver

Modern day medicine has advanced to a rate that most modern diseases have a mortal enemy in the form of a drug. Sadly, it advanced so fast that our understanding of its deadly side-effects is left too far behind. Contrary to popular belief, even the most common medication we use can damage us. Many were…
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November 11, 2017 0