Colchicine is used to prevent attacks of gout in adults.
How it Works
Colchicine is an alternative treatment for gout attacks for people who cannot take anti-inflammatory painkillers which are what usually prescribed for gout patients. Colchicine works by reducing the number of white blood cells which travel into the inflamed areas this then helps break the cycle of inflammation and reduces the swelling and pain of the gout attack.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Colchicine can include the symptoms below; Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Abdominal pain