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Gout (also known as podagra when it involves the big toe) is a Disease usually characterized by recurrent attacks of acute infla...
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Allopurinol 3,062 Colchicine 1,731 Prednisone 922
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Colcrys vs Prednisone

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Other name: Colchicine (Colchicine)
Other name: Deltasone (Deltasone)
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Colchicine is a medication used for gout. It is a toxic natural product and secondary metabolite, originally extracted from plants of the genus Colchicum (autumn crocus, Colchicum autumnale, also known as "meadow saffron"). It was used originally...
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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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Colchicine is a medication used for gout. It is a toxic natural product and secondary metabolite, originally extracted from plants of the genus Colchicum (autumn crocus, Colchicum autumnale, also known as "meadow saffron"). It was used originally...
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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressive drug drug. It is used to treat certain inflammatory diseases and (at higher doses) some types of cancer, but has significant adverse effects. Because it ...
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s since i'm allergic to prednisone. i haven't been tested f...
" ...in so much pain. sarcoid is flaring up on skin though. ...and a new prescription for colcrys since i'm allergic to prednisone. i haven't been tested for ...lupus for about 15 years when they first... "

for your eye's you can take prednisone. Hope this will help...
" ...some time. For the ulcers, your doctor can give you COLCRYS which has been working for me for the past 10 years. and for your eye's you can take... "

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But the reason I am writing is now I have diverticulit...
" ...currently on Azathioprine, Colcrys and Prednisone, which has just kept my flares under control I haven't been completely out of a flare since before my diagnosis. But the reason I am writing is now I... "

seems only prednisone works but am looking into another...
" Sherrine thanks already take colchicine it is now called colcrys thanks for the info and ...flare up happens seems only prednisone works but am looking into another alternative. I also take allopurinol... "

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way, I have colcrys that I take immediately and every half...
" ...For the times it flairs up any way, I have colcrys that I take immediately and every half hour after until it lessens. ...under control. And I do have an RX of prednizone just in... "

aised my liver enzymes, prednisone works but is j...
" Celery Seed Against Gout I drink celery seed tea for occasional nausea. I take 1 colchicine tab (now Colcrys) daily and 1 Uloric. Since I started the Uloric 3 years ago, I ...to go. Allopurinol raised my... "

clinic\" and was given prednisone, antibiotic and tylenol....
" ...Went to \"street clinic\" and was given prednisone, antibiotic and tylenol. One week ...had no choice but to take Colcrys and Indomethacin (even though sleeve ...Pain is horrible. Back on the Colcrys and... "

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the stairs. Prednisone also does nothing for me. I live in...
" ...have tried the humira and colcrys together, colcrys I had to stop because ...up or down the stairs. Prednisone also does nothing for me. I live in CT ...so bad plus I have bad back problems. Right now I... "

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next day starting a run of prednisone, ( Medrol over a 6-...
" ...post about a bad flair: \" colcrys 1.2,g and then 0.6 one ...hour later ... next day starting a run of prednisone, ( Medrol over a 6-day ...\" I hate to take the prednisone and colcrys ... watched... "

clinic\" and was given prednisone, antibiotic and tylenol....
" ...Went to \"street clinic\" and was given prednisone, antibiotic and tylenol. One week ...had no choice but to take Colcrys and Indomethacin (even though sleeve ...Pain is horrible. Back on the Colcrys and... "

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