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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of colchicine oral.

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Condition: Gout
4/13/2013 7:23:03 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
May cause diareah the next day if you over take. Only take enough for pain to start to subside. It will continue to subside even after you stop taking.

Condition: Gout
11/9/2012 12:36:31 AM

Reviewer: Happy, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 82 years old and have had my 1st gout attack for the last 3 months. Taking Colchicine had no effect and i am on my 7th container of it (6 x 25 x5mg). It was not working as I also take Lipitor(40mg) daily. I read somewhere that Statins negate Colchcine and I stopped the Lipitor 3 days ago and my gout is dissapearing now. At last relief. 3 doctors failed to know this amd advise me. Hooray f ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
9/19/2012 10:58:16 PM

Reviewer: tedej, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Dr. prescribed with endomethicine and told me to make sure I ate with it and drank plenty of water no diahrea of upset stomach .6 mg I take it at early onset of gout have not had a full blown attack since being diagnosed 11 years ago, catch it early and these 2 meds knock it out

Condition: Gout
9/19/2012 1:04:16 PM

Reviewer: justanyone, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Judging from the other opinions, I have been very lucky in that I have not experienced any of the side effects, only blessed relief from the swelling and pain of gout. I have used this as an emergency Rx before and it has always worked for me. I consider it a godsend for gout but perhaps the other complaints were not taking it as prescribed properly or were taking it for too long a period after ob ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
7/18/2012 6:23:48 PM

Reviewer: Health Improved!, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My first few cases of Gout was in my ankle, toes,fingers and elbow. Colchicine helps tremendously! I am afraid to travel anywhere without it. I take 0.6mg once a day. Soft bowels, no runny diarrhea, no stomach cramps - not bad at all, and no nausea. I take the medication around 9:00pm, before bedtime. Bowel movements begin the next morning. The benefits of pain relief are worth it. Colchicine rel ... Show Full Comment

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