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USES: This medication is used in the treatment of gout. It is also used in the management of certain types of kidney stones and to reduce elevated uric acid levels in the blood caused by certain illnesses.

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This medication is used in the treatment of gout. It is also used in the management of certain types of kidney stones and to reduce elevated uric acid levels in the blood caused by certain illnesses.
  • It may take two to four weeks for effects of this medication to be noticed.

  • Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (between 15 and 30 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.


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Zyloprim (Allopurinol) online

How To Use
  • This drug is best taken with food or milk to prevent an upset stomach.
  • It is advisable to drink a full glass of water with each dose and to drink at least 8 glasses (8 ounces each) of water a day while taking this medicine to prevent the formation of kidney stones.
  • Large doses of Vitamin C should be avoided while taking this medicine as it can increase the risk of kidney stone formation.

Side Effects
  • Allopurinol may cause drowsiness especially during the first few days.
  • Use caution if engaging in activities that require alertness.
  • Stomach upset, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, and headache may also occur as your body adjusts to the medication.
  • Notify your doctor if you develop yellowing of the eyes or skin, sore throat, easy bruising or bleeding, muscle aches, numbness or tingling of legs and arms, fatigue, rash or itchy skin.
  • In the unlikely event you have an allergic reaction to this drug, seek immediate medical attention.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, swelling, dizziness or trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

  • Before using this drug, tell your doctor your medical history especially of kidney or liver disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and of drug allergies.
  • This drug should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • This drug is excreted into breast milk.
  • While there have been no reports of harm to nursing infants, consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription drugs you are taking, particularly amoxicillin, ampicillin, azathioprine, chlorpropamide, cyclophosphamide, diuretics ("water pills") and mercaptopurine.
  • Alcohol can decrease the effectiveness of allopurinol.
  • Ask your doctor for advice on drinking alcoholic beverages.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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User Medicine Opinions for Zyloprim
Overall:5 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions4 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:4 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:5 out of 5
Sex: M
Age: 47
Location: N.S.W Australia
Time Taken: 4 years

Reason: gout Date: 2 June 2009
Side Effects
easy bruising, numbness and tingling in arms and hands,and fatigue.

Additional Thoughts
i will put up with all the above, rather than have the pain of gout. i never miss taking my tablet.

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