What is Allopurinol?
The salt Allopurinol is used for the treatment of Uric Acid Disorders And Symptoms, Arthritis Problems, Calcium Renal Lithiasis, Chronic Gout, Hyperuricemia Due To Cancer, Hyperuricemia Due To Chemotherapy And Thiazides and other conditions.Detailed information related to Allopurinol's uses, side-effects, reviews, questions, interactions, and precautions is as follows:
Allopurinol is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Allopurinol Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Allopurinol improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
Allopurinol - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur in medicines that contain Allopurinol. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
Allopurinol - Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.