Tag: uric acid

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

Gout Attack at 20 Years Old? It Is Possible…

Here is the question from a young gout victim: “I am 20 year-old female, my latest weight reading is 105 kg. I goto the gym 6 times a week and burn approximately 350 calories per day. My daily menu consist of boiled eggs, oatmeal, broccoli and steamed chicken(occasionally). I lost 5kg in a week! To…
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June 1, 2015 0

Gout and Erectile Dysfunction, Truth REVEALED!

A study was presented at the 2014 European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR) shows that erectile dysfunction is common in men with gout. Here is a quote from the press release: “In a survey of 201 men, 83 had gout, of whom a significantly greater proportion had ED (76%) compared with those patients without…
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May 24, 2015 0

Uloric vs Allopurinol: Which One Has The Least Side Effects?

Gout is a kind of arthritis wherein the joints suffer from redness, swelling and pain. It can be due to genetics or bad lifestyle habits. Studies show that if both parents have gout, the children will most likely have gout as they age. Gout can also be caused by having a high amount of uric…
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May 18, 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

There Is NO Gout Specialist

If you are suffering from frequent gout attacks and hoping to get more professional consultation from a gout specialist. You will be disappointed by the fact that there is no gout specialist. Gout shares similar characteristics with arthritis – painful, red, hot, swollen joints. Thus, gout is classified as a subclass of arthritis and is…
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April 21, 2015 0

There is NO Over The Counter Medication for Gout!

If ¬†you are a new victim of gout and you are wondering if there is any Over The Counter medication for gout or not. I’m sorry to tell you that the answer is “No”. The closest OTC drug you can buy to manage the pain is ibuprofen. It works if the pain is mild, but…
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April 20, 2015 0

How Long Does Gout Pain Last?

A gout newbie got his very first attack of gout about six days ago. He opted to treat it with anti-inflammatory drugs, ice pack, drink plenty of water, and eat a lot of cherries. The swelling is gone and after two days and he could walk normally. However, the lower part of his big toe…
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April 17, 2015 0