TITLE

International Study Backs Diet for Treating Gout

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Aug2006, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the recommendation for treating gout. Gout is caused by the development of uric acid in joints that triggers pain and swelling. According to experts, changing your lifestyle and proper medication are the keys for preventing and treating gout. Moreover, it mentions that allopurinol hinders uric acid build-up while the colchicine reduces inflammation during acute attacks.
ACCESSION #
21801336

 

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