While gout and psoriatic arthritis may have some symptoms in common, they are distinct conditions with very different causes and treatments.
‘Naproxen caused fewer side effects supporting naproxen as first-line treatment for gout flares in primary care in the absence of contraindications.’
Is a little alcohol ever safe if you have gout? Find out what science and experts have to say.
A new case study — in which a uric acid crystals settled into the heart muscle of a patient with gout — suggests yes.
The 2019 medical conference brings important information on gout drug therapies, better understanding of diseases causes and symptom management, and more ways to help patients feel better.
This may be a good option for patients who shouldn’t use NSAIDs or colchicine to treat gout flares.
This is important news since type 2 diabetes and gout have many risk factors in common to begin with.
The researchers found that people whose uric acid levels were higher than recommended had ‘over twofold higher mortality risk compared with similar patients with gout who met target [uric acid] levels.’
Here’s what to expect at each point in the disease, and how to keep gout from getting worse in the first place.
If you have gout, a painful type of arthritis, you may be trying to limit purines in your diet. Here’s what you need to know to get started.