Reply To: Lingering pain & weakness 6 weeks after gout flare

Stopping Gout Together Forums Help My Gout! The Gout Forum Lingering pain & weakness 6 weeks after gout flare Reply To: Lingering pain & weakness 6 weeks after gout flare

#7153
nobody
Participant


You shouldn’t stop the medicine because the point of the test is to observe the effect of the drug.
In addition to measuring the amount of uric acid in your blood, it is very important in your situation to get standard liver function tests. The drug is known to affect the liver. People usually tolerate 40 mg daily but that dose was too strong for my liver. There are a few other routine tests like kidney function that are worth doing to make sure your body tolerates the drug well.