For those who are suffering from a gout attack, the doctors usually prescribe some anti-inflammation drugs and pain killers to deal with the painful swollen feet. The common gout medicines are Colchicine, NSAIDs, steroid, etc.
Those are for controlling the pain during the attack, but to control the high uric acid, the patients usually will be given allopurinol or uloric to suppress the uric acid production in the body.
The sad fact is that those drugs only works during the beginning phase of it. If the high uric acid is still there and gouty inflammation still attack, higher dosage will be given and that will result in some serious side effects over a period of time. That’s why many gout patients are opting for alternative methods to control their high uric acid in order to prevent from any possible future attack.
There are many alternative gout treatment methods available, such as herbs, fruits, supplement, exercise etc. that is said to be able to lower down the high uric acid problem effectively. Here are some of the popular ones…
Apple Cider: It is said that natural Apple Cider can somehow lower down high uric acid levels in the body.
Water: Nothing can be more direct and effective than drinking plenty of water to flush out the excess uric acid in the body. Drink at least 2 Litres of water per day.
Cherries: Since cherries is proven to have strong anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory effect, it is one of the most popular gout controlling fruits.
Change of Diet: Cut down on the consumption of high protein meaty food and increase the consumption of high fibre natural plant based food.
Although the actual effectiveness of the above mentioned methods is yet to be confirmed, but if it does not reduce the high uric acid level, it won’t become so popular among the gout patients. Since all of them are natural, not harm trying out.
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