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Zycolchin 0.5 mg is used to prevent gout attacks and to relieve the pain of gout attacks when they occur. It is also used to treat familial Mediterranean fever (FMF), an inborn condition that causes episodes of fever, swelling of the stomach area and pain, swelling of the lungs, and joints. This medicine acts as a painkiller and used for relief such conditions. Colchicine is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Zycolchin tablets. It is an anti-inflammatory drug. Colchicine is to be taken to ease the pain of a gout attack. This medication only helps in preventing the attack of gout, this drug does not cure gout. Colchicine is not an ordinary pain reliever and will not relieve most kinds of pain. Colchicine works by reducing swelling and pain in the affected joint. It blocks the movement of white blood cells known as leucocytes in uric acid deposition. The white blood cells get accumulated at sites of inflammation and produce chemicals which are known as cytokines that induce the inflammation and pain. Thus, by stopping the leucocytes and natural processes that cause swelling it cures the symptoms of gout.
You must share in advance with your doctor, the list of all medications which you may be using, especially these ones: azithromycin, erythromycin, antifungals such as fluconazole, itraconazole, cholesterol-lowering medications such as atorvastatin, Fluvastatin, cyclosporine, diltiazem, bezafibrate, amprenavir, nefazodone, ranolazine, and verapamil. However, this is incomplete information as mentioning all the details for this drug is quite difficult. There may be other medications that may show interactions. Never start a new medication with consulting a doctor.
A poor understanding of how to take Zycolchin may increase the risk of side effects. Patients should stop the treatment and see to their doctor if they develop abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, or burning sensation of the stomach, throat, or skin. A patient receiving Zycolchin must note the dose taken so they remember to use a lower dose to treat a flare of gout. In some cases, toxic effects do not occur even after 24 hours of taking the dose. If you suspect toxicity, take immediate medical attention.
The most appropriate therapy of Zycolchin 0.5 mg for the treatment of gout should be based on the patient’s condition as well as preference. Colchicine is especially recommended in cases where there is an increased risk of toxicity with certain drugs which include NSAIDs or prednisone. You may adjust the drug if you are suffering from the renal condition. It is usually taken daily with food or without food as prescribed by your doctor. The tablet is to be swallowed with a glass of water. Take this medicine exactly as your doctor prescribed to you. Do not break or chew the tablet. You should take the dose until you complete or finish the prescription. Do not change the dose or stop it even if you feel better and cured. You should complete the prescribed dose.