Tag: antigout medication

Febuget 40 Side Effects

How much do you spend for meds to cure your gout? Hundreds? Thousands? Surely, maintenance meds are a pain in the pocket. Unfortunately, not taking them can be a pain in the ankle. Even more unfortunately, taking them can also mean PAIN FOR THE WHOLE BODY. Most medicines have side effects, especially if they try…
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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

Mitigare Review

Are you a gout sufferer? Has the agonizing torture of gout flares agonized you? Surely, the moments that caused you to cringe in pain are truly unforgettable (in a bad way). Fortunately, there exist medications that can somehow reduce and eliminate the pain. However, there are medications that have different names but generally do the…
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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

How Does Colchicine Work to Treat Gout

Modern medicine has truly evolved to a state where the most common diseases have medications. To a major extent, most of these medicines have proved themselves effective. Unfortunately, these effectiveness usually comes with a cost. Because many diseases and the pain they inflict root from our body’s autoimmune defenses, medications have to disrupt our body’s…
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November 19, 2017 0

Uloric Side Effects

When we go shopping, we sometimes carry with us a loooong long list of items. The receipt we get is even longer. Do you know what list is longer than this? The list of uloric side effects. Febuxostat, sold under the brand name uloric and adenuric, is a medication for gout that is said to…
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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