Tag: xanthine oxidase

What Happens if I Stop Taking Uloric?

As disease strikes us, we usually undergo a painful choice; should I accept that I have to rely on maintenance meds for the rest of my life? Or should I refuse this curse and risk suffering more? Sometimes, we are forced to ask such questions because we are slowly realizing that the meds that we…
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November 19, 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

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