Drug interactions are reported among people who take Allopurinol and Colcrys together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Allopurinol and Colcrys. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,217 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 75,375 users)
Colcrys has active ingredients of colchicine. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Colcrys 1,797 users)
On Sep, 16, 2016
1,217 people who take Allopurinol, Colcrys are studied.
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I've been having alot of hair loss the last couple of months. Initially I thought it was old age (I'm 71); today I started thinking about what has changed in my life, and I realized I had started taking Allopurinol for gout about two months ago. I googled Allopurinol and hair loss and found out that hair loss does happen to a small percentage of people, especially women. Joining the group to learn how severe the problem can get, if there is anything I can do about it, and if hair ever regrows
On eHealthMe, Allopurinol (allopurinol) is often used to treat gout. Colcrys (colchicine) is often used to treat gout. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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