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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 2,978 Colchicine 1,675 Prednisone 890
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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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colcrys since i'm allergic to prednisone. i haven't been...
" ...sarcoid is flaring ...prescription for colcrys since i'm allergic to prednisone. i haven't been tested for lupus for about 15 years when they first diagnosed me with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome. ... "

and for your eye's you can take prednisone. Hope this will...
" ...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 prednisone. Hope... "

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

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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 ... "

raised my liver enzymes, prednisone works but is...
" ...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 liver enzymes, prednisone works but is ... "

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... next day starting a run of prednisone, ( Medrol over...
" ...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 ... watche... "

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

am on colcrys (tid), 8mg of Prednisone daily, plaquanil 200...
" I am on colcrys (tid), 8mg of Prednisone daily, plaquanil 200 mg (bid). ...the d lesions. I am starting Enbrel on 3/18/14 and feel ...foods at Mayo since my allergies appear to be contact... "

week. I am on prednisone, plaquenil, cellcept, Colcrys...
" ...experience this before? Not quite sure why this would happen. I got up and went back to recliner and the left side is better but pain is still there where it wasn't before and right side is worse. ... "

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Dr. prescibed prednisone which got pain to a managable...
" ...with no relief. Dr. prescibed prednisone which got pain to a managable ...days ago Doc prescibed colcrys now pain is again ...and weakness plus paying $5 apill...prednisone seams to work as w... "

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