Allopurinol for gout

Gout and Allopurinol

Allopurinol: The standard for gout If you suffer or have suffered from gout, you have come across the prescription drug called allopurinol, first marketed in the United States since 1966. It is used to treat gout and certain types of kidney stones and reduces the amount of uric acid made by the body in order…

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Diagnosed with Gout

Diagnosed with Gout

Welcome To My Blog On GOUT! My name is Spiro Koulouris and I suffer from gout. Considered one of the most painful of the rheumatic conditions, gout afflicts an estimated 840 out of 100,000 people, accounting for about 5% of all cases of arthritis. As a gout sufferer for over 10 years now, it can be…

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