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Gout Treatment

Gout Treatment

Treatment of Gout Treatments for a sudden attack or flare-up of gout: * Your doctor will recommend that you take nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen, naproxen, or indomethacin as soon as your symptoms begin. You will need to … Read more

Gout: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Gout: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Symptoms of acute gouty attacks: * Symptoms develop suddenly and usually involve only one or a few joints. The big toe, knee, or ankle joints are most often affected. * The pain frequently starts during the night … Read more

Gout: Overview, Causes

Gout: Overview, Causes

Definition Gout is a kind of arthritis that occurs when uric acid builds up in the joints. * Acute gout is a painful condition that typically affects one joint. * Chronic gout is repeated episodes of pain and inflammation, which … Read more