Pharmacy Corner
All About Gout Are there treatments to prevent future attacks?

There are medications that are taken on a daily basis to prevent gout attacks. Common medications include allopurinol (Zyloprim®).and febuxostat (Uloric®).2,4,7,8

Not all patients will need prevention therapy. They are normally used in people that get frequent and/or severe attacks. Your doctor will assess if you would benefit from medication to prevent gout.