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Condition: Gout
5/27/2015 11:15:55 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Dr said I had gout in my foot. Do I have been on Indocin for one day and one evening. Total of four doses. Tonight after I ate dinner I took and I have been suffering all evening w/ a very swollen foot and a lot of discomfort.

Condition: Gout
6/10/2014 5:32:30 AM

Reviewer: Jakeblack, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Prescribed for acute extremely intense pain in my ankle presumed to be gout. Doctor said it should help the pain quickly. 12 hours later I am still in agony. I wish a short dose of stronger pain meds would have been given along with this. So far 12 hours of agony and still waiting for something to kick in. Why allow me to suffer like this.

Condition: Gout
10/6/2013 10:18:02 AM

Reviewer: conway, 35-44 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
having chronic gout for a month in knee, Achilles, and ankle. it had helped there. this morning, however, I took it w/o food and within an hour became light headed, disorientated and somewhat faint which made me very anxious. googling "indocin light headed" made me calm down after seeing this reaction is not to be unexpected. also diarrhea. but alternative is I can't walk so pick you ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
4/3/2013 8:59:44 AM

Reviewer: Pittmanr, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Had gout for my second time in three years was taking colchicine first and it would take the pain away but not reduce the swelling. Took this drug and it did wonders. Just one day (2 pills later) and I was back to normal. No side effects, just took it with lunch and dinner now good as new. I would suggest this drug if you have rare attacks, it helps. My doctor told me that colchicine is used to pr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
11/13/2012 9:18:08 PM

Reviewer: boarwhite, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Since taking this medication, my blood pressure has increased from 125/72 to 160/100. I do not see this under the listed side effects. Has anyone else experienced the something?

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