Gout Prevention

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Change your life: Stop the pain of gout by bringing your uric acid down (English)

Change your life: Stop the pain of gout by bringing your uric acid down (Samoan: Sui lou olaga taofi le tiga o le gugu e ala i le fa'aitiitia o le tulaga o lou uric acid)

Change your life: Stop the pain of gout by bringing your uric acid down (Tongan: Liliu ho'o mo'ui' ta'ofi 'a e mamahi 'o e kauti' 'aki hono tuku hifo ki lalo ho'o 'iuliki 'esiti')

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  Treating and preventing gout in 7 minutes - for diabetics. Added March 2016

  Treating and preventing gout in 7 minutes - for non-diabetics. Added March 2016

 Health Literacy Information for people with gout. Added June 2014


Medsafe datasheet on ADENURIC® (febuxostat)

Consumer medicine Information on ADENURIC® (febuxostat)

An alternative treatment when difficulties with allopurinol occur:
ADENURIC® (febuxostat) by Menarini Ltd launched in New Zealand in 2013. ADENURIC® is the first new chronic gout treatment in more than 40 years and is registered in New Zealand as a first line treatment. The urate-lowering therapy is well tolerated without dose adjustment in gout patients suffering from mild or moderate renal impairment.