- Are Uloric and Gloperba the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Uloric?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Gloperba?
- What Is Uloric?
- What Is Gloperba?
- What Drugs Interact with Uloric?
- What Drugs Interact with Gloperba?
- How Should Uloric Be Taken?
- How Should Gloperba Be Taken?
Are Uloric and Gloperba the Same Thing?
What Are Possible Side Effects of Uloric?
Common side effects of Uloric include:
- joint pain/swelling/stiffness,
- skin rash, and
Serious side effects of Uloric include:
- cardiovascular events including myocardial infarction,
- liver enzyme abnormalities,
- numbness in extremities, and
- shortness of breath.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Gloperba?
Common side effects of Gloperba include:
- gastrointestinal symptoms,
- including diarrhea,
- vomiting, and
- abdominal pain
What Is Uloric?
What Is Gloperba?
Gloperba (colchicine) Oral Solution is an anti-gout agent indicated for prevention of gout flares in adults.
What Drugs Interact With Uloric?
Uloric may interact with theophylline, azathioprine, or mercaptopurine. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while using Uloric; it is unknown if Uloric will harm a fetus. It is unknown if Uloric passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients 18 years of age or less have not been done.
What Drugs Interact With Gloperba?
Gloperba may interact with grapefruit juice, erythromycin, verapamil, cyclosporine, clarithromycin, ketoconazole, HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins), and fibrates. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant before using Gloperba; it is not expected to harm a fetus at normal doses. Gloperba may very rarely cause infertility in males. Gloperba passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
How Should Uloric Be Taken?
Uloric (febuxostat) is available in tablets in strengths of 40 or 80 mg. Starting dosage is usually 40mg once daily.
How Should Gloperba Be Taken?
The dose of Gloperba is 0.6 mg (5 mL) once or twice daily.
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Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Uloric Product Information.
FDA. Gloperba Product Information.