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Types of Gout

Colchicine (Colcrys)
Colchicine (Colcrys)

Generic forms of colchicine have been used to treat or prevent attacks of gout, or to treat symptoms of Behcets syndrome (such as swelling, redness, warmth, and pain). Colcrys is not a cure for gouty arthritis or Behcets syndrome, and it will not prevent these diseases from progressing.

source: drugs.com
Corticosteroids
Corticosteroids

Corticosteroids provide quick relief from acute pain caused by gout. Generally, if it is only one joint, like the big toe for example, they may be your best choice. In such a case, it can be directly injected into the veins or muscles.

Nonsteroidal Anti
Nonsteroidal Anti

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) NSAIDs are frequently used to quickly relieve the pain and swelling of an acute gout episode and can shorten the attack, especially if taken in the first 24 hours.

source: arthritis.org

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