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Excretion by the kidneys taking
Gout attacks that affect more than one joint at a time.
There is a history of kidney stones and gout in another era the developed.
Approximately 24 hours after the first dose of a uric acid levels normally begin to fall, with a maximum decrease occurs after two weeks of daily treatment.
Another treatment approach is to increase uric acid excretion by the kidneys taking.
These drugs are effective in 70 to 80 percent of patients but are not recommended if there is any significant renal disease, or previous history of kidney stones.
When medications are prescribed to reduce uric acid, a second drug to prevent a gout attack should also be prescribed because any change in uric acid, increased or decreased, can enable an attack.
Low-dosage (for example, 0.6 milligrams once or twice daily or every other day) or a low dose of NSAIDs work well as preventive therapy during lowering therapy uric acid
Since uric acid is lowered both may be discontinued NSAID as However, the drug taken to reduce the uric acid is typically prescribed for a long time.
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Look for a rheumatologist or a general practitioner whenever you have pain and swelling in a joint. If you have had gout in the past or a typical crisis, your doctor may suggest an anti-inflammatory that will be available to be taken at any early sign of a crisis.
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