Allopurinol

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Other names: Zyloprim
Method of use: Pill
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Allopurinol is a drug used primarily to treat hyperuricemia (excess uric acid in blood plasma) and its complications, including chroni...
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Does Allopurinol cause Heart Disease ?

#22 in Allopurinol discussions - 35 posts discuss Heart Disease with Allopurinol. Heart Disease is #22 concern in Allopurinol discussions.
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questions.BTW, I started allopurinol a week ago to lower ur...
" ...my questions. BTW, I started allopurinol a week ago to lower uric acid levels to avoid further gout episodes and to remove a risk factor for heart... "

ntributing causes. I take Allopurinol and have NO gout no...
" Since Gout is caused by high Uric Acid, why not reduce the acid level. If you have gout as I do, the acid level causes heart disease, diabetes, etc. So it may benefit you to treat the INFLAMMATION... "

ne month and your cardiac disease is ruled out by going t...
" Hello, You are having chest & back pains from last one month and your cardiac disease is ruled out by going ...ECG,TMT X-Ray etc.But you have marginally increased triglycerides i.e.320. but you are... "

some allopurinol for the gout, and that seems to have helped...
" ...swelling and joint pain is probably just from my age, and heart condition. My doctor gave me some allopurinol for the gout, and that seems to have helped with that, but some days, I just have... "

Clinic have been studying heart disease and MI markers...
" ...as benign side effects as allopurinol it could be a prophylactic ...researchers at Cleveland Clinic have been studying heart disease and MI markers such as... "

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at since I'm getting better on allopurinol it was safe no...
" ...better after I restarted taking allopurinol on Saturday. I read something ...Uric Acid can lead to heart issues. Since I could not get ...ended agreeing that since I'm getting better on allopurinol it was... "

t sounds like allopurinol prevents heart disease a...
" allopurinol It sounds like allopurinol prevents heart disease and helps... "

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Heart DiseaseHow does Allopurinol help heart disease s...
" ...How does Allopurinol help heart... "

Clinical trial for Gout and Heart Disease - Atlanta GAWe a c...
" Clinical trial for Gout and Heart Disease - Atlanta GA We a ...for patients with gout and heart disease. This is a study looking ...caardiovascular effects of febuxostat and allopurinol, both are FDA... "

trial for Gout and Heart Disease - Salt Lake City UTT...
" Clinical trial for Gout and Heart Disease - Salt Lake City UT ...safety of febuxostat compared with allopurinol in subjects with gout and ...Clinical trial for Gout and Heart Disease - Salt Lake City UT... "

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