Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
156 Doctors are Online

Acute pain in sole with high level uric acid - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 1706 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I had accute pain in my foot (sole) about 7 months back... and on further diagnisis...
User :   Hi
User :   My Uric Acid levels were on the higher side
Doctor :   yes
User :   at 8.4
Doctor :   Please elaborate the query in a sequence of events
Doctor :   ok
User :   pain in foot
Doctor :   ok
User :   high uric acid level in blood
Doctor :   Do you have any other symptoms
User :   no
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   what can u sya abt the basic problem
User :   34/male/salaried/married/70/165/no
Doctor :   How is the pain now
Doctor :   when does it come
User :   i only had one instance of the pain
Doctor :   Does it increase with your walking?
User :   no
User :   as i said it only happened once
Doctor :   what was done then
Doctor :   to reduce the pain
User :   nothing it came down on its XXXXXXXX after about a week
Doctor :   So you wanted to know whethger it is due to the high uric acids
Doctor :   is it?
User :   yes
Doctor :   It may be due to high uric acid levels, but the levels are not bothersome at all
Doctor :   but the pain has many other causes to be thought of than the Uric acid levels
Doctor :   Most of the times the Uric acid high levels are asymptomatic
Doctor :   and yoiur levels are not high, just more than normal
User :   what do u suggest....
User :   i shoudl do
Doctor :   Since there is no episode of pain once again
Doctor :   You leave it
Doctor :   If you have similar pain then you can get it evaluated
User :   why does uric acid levels increase in blood... what are the factors
Doctor :   Many factors like dehydration, skiping of meals, gout, any disease condition, exercises etc
User :   ok
User :   can u elaborate "Most of the times the Uric acid high levels are asymptomatic "
Doctor :   Even the high uric acid levels are present in the human body, the person may not show any illness
Doctor :   and it is said to be normal too
Doctor :   Uric acid is the end product of purine metabolism and is normally excreted through the urine.
Doctor :   High levels are noted in gout, infections, kidney disease, alcoholism, high protein diets, and with toxaemia in pregnancy.
Doctor :   so only uric acid level increase should not be an indictor of disease
User :   i was prescribed zyloric... to reduce the uric acid levels....
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   When is that
User :   after i had the pain for abt an week
Doctor :   and how much is the dose
User :   and when my blood test showed high uric acid
User :   100 mg per dya
User :   day
Doctor :   are you continuing
Doctor :   the medicine
User :   yes
Doctor :   did yuo follow up again with the recheck of medicines
User :   yes my report showed 4.4
Doctor :   What is the doctors response then
User :   and i was told to avoid meat and drinks
Doctor :   Were you asked to continue
User :   and to cotninue the medicine for some more time
Doctor :   the tablet
Doctor :   Ok
User :   can i continue to zyloric
User :   for long periods ..
Doctor :   you can
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   Check the link
User :   ok
Doctor :   i sent you
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form
Doctor :   Pl confirm the details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   are you there
User :   yes
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   hello
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor