Tag: hyperuricemia

How to Cure Uric Acid PERMANENTLY…

Uric Acid is a by-product of the metabolic breakdown of purine. The process of breaking down purine takes place in the liver, and the uric acid is sent to the kidneys for disposal. Under normal healthy condition, uric acid posts no harm to the body. The problem is that our modern diet habit of high…
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March 28, 2017 0

Formation of Uric Acid Kidney Stones

Over the years, I have met hundreds (possibly more than a thousand) of gout or hyperuricemic patients. I have observed that at least 50% of them are having the problem of uric acid kidney stones too. Some have it laser-blasted, some didn’t went through any kind of surgery, the doctor just asked them to drink…
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March 21, 2017 0

Natural Treatments for Hyperuricemia and Hypertension

Modern people are HIGH in many ways, they have high blood sugar level (hyperglicemia), high cholesterol, high blood pressure (hypertension), high uric acid (hyperuricemia) and high stress because they are constantly worry about how to handle all these Highs! Modern medicinal approach is the have multiple drugs available for each high. If you have all…
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September 3, 2015 0

What Causes Hyperuricemia?

Throughout the years, many people associated hyperuricemia as the same with gout. However, more recent studies have shown that this condition of having high levels of uric acid can be an indicator of other numerous hemodynamic and metabolic abnormalities. It is important to understand and know what causes this condition to help people prevent this…
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June 18, 2015 0

How to Reduce Uric Acid Levels Naturally? ALKALINE!

For many gout patients who have been suffering from gout for many years, one question that is constantly appear in their heads is “How to reduce uric acid levels?” If you ask this question to the doctors, they will definitely prescribe some medications that are for the purpose of treating hyperuricemia, examples are allopurinol, febuxostat…
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May 24, 2015 0

Benzbromarone Side Effects – Liver Failure

Benzbromarone is an uricosuric drug that reduces uric acid in blood serum by blocking the reabsorption of uric acid from tubules in the kidneys. Clinical tests shown that benzbromarone is very effective in lowering the uric acid levels in the body. Some studies also show that benzbromarone is more effective than allopurinol. It was not…
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May 13, 2015 0

Febuxostat Mechanism of Action

For people who are suffering from hyperuricemia, there are only 2 types of medicine that are commonly prescribed by the doctors to help lower the uric acid levels in the body. Uricosuric reduces the concentration of uric acid in the blood plasma by increasing the excretion of uric acid in the urine. Xanthine oxidase inhibitor…
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May 12, 2015 0

Febuxostat vs Allopurinol. They Win, You Lose!

It’s hard to make comparison between the effectiveness of febuxostat vs allopurinol because both of them are of the same class of gout medication, xanthine oxidase inhibitor. Generally both of them work with the same mechanism of action which is by inhibiting the conversion of purine to uric acid to achieve the objective of suppressing…
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April 27, 2015 0

Probenecid vs Allopurinol? Both Lose!

In the conventional medical industry, there are 2 approaches used to deal with the problem of high uric acid or hyperuricemia: 1.) Suppressed the production of uric acid with xanthine oxidase inhibitor such as allopurinol. 2.) Increase the excretion of uric acid in the urine with the help of uricosuric drugs such as probenecid. If…
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April 24, 2015 0

Antigout Medications, How Effective Are They?

There are two main objectives of antigout medications, to treat the painful gouty inflammation and to reduce the uric acid levels in the body to prevent future gout attacks. Antigout medication can be classified in to 2 categories: short-term and long-term. Short-term antigout medications are mainly pain killers or some anti-inflammatory drugs. The objective of…
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April 23, 2015 0