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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of allopurinol Oral.

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Condition: Gout
12/14/2013 9:34:37 PM

Reviewer: kenstar, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been on allopurinol for four months. Initially, I had some pretty severe gout flares, but now after four months this has been reduced to some mild attacks every two weeks or so. I wonder if this is normal? I also wonder what causes these attacks. I am controlling my diet carefully, but don't always drink the amount of liquids suggested. I can control the pain with indomethacin, but I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
12/7/2013 2:16:32 PM

Reviewer: suehall, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

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Condition: Gout
11/23/2013 1:13:58 AM

Reviewer: kenstar23

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for about three months. When I first started taking this at 300mg per day I had a fairly severe gout attack that lasted 4-5 days, but nothing since. I have had no adverse reactions to the drug as some folks have had. I notice that when I have a beer (very seldom now) I start to feel some discomfort in my feet like the onset of a gout attack. Hopefully, at some point ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
11/3/2013 11:11:28 PM

Reviewer: gamick, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It killed my brother. Doctor in nursing home did not send to hospital when bloody urine and rash started.

Condition: Gout
11/2/2013 10:48:54 PM

Reviewer: graysa, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I take 2 x 100mg tablets dailey, it stops me getting gout but now I have a rash on my stomach, arms & groin, the arms & stomach get really itchy on hot days.

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