Tag: allopurinol

Progout Generic Name – ALLOPURINOL. It’s Not Really That Pro In Treating Gout…

Gout is a disease that demands urgency. Not because it is fatal, but because of its pain that is almost second to none. Hence, many medications and so-called cure appeared from thin air. Some are backed by inconclusive studies presented in a one-sided manner, and others are backed by concrete science and is officially released…
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February 13, 2018 0

Progout Dosage – How Much Is Considered OVERDOSE?

    The medications for gout usually have complex dosages. Take X mg then after a Y amount of time take Z mg if condition A is true. Hence, medications for gout require utmost care. If a mistake occurs, it can lead to severely damaging, if not fatal, effects to the patient. Did you know…
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February 13, 2018 0

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

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