Approximately one million people in the United States suffer from attacks of Gout. Gout is 9 times more common in men than in women. It predominantly attacks males after puberty, with a peak age of 75. In women, Gout attacks usually occur after menopause.

Brand names Goutnil
Available as Tablets
Uses Gout
Side effects* Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, hair loss, anaemia
Use with Care Pregnancy and breast feeding
Elderly
Not used in Serious liver, kidney, heart and stomach diseases
Allergy to the drug
* The side effects are seen in a small percentage of persons using the medicine. The benefits of using the drug usually out-weigh the side-effects. Your doctor is the best person to decide the use and dosage of any drug.