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Colchicine

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    Colchicine
    Colgout 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Inhibits microtubule polymerisation, resulting in reduced mitosis. Also inhibits the release of a crystal-derived factor from neutrophils.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Prophylaxis and treatment of gout flares
    • Pericarditis (off-label)
    • Adverse Effects
    • Diarrhoea / nausea / vomiting
    • Fatigue
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