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Effects of high uric acid in body - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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Doctor :   are you there XXXXXXXX XXXXXXXX ?
User :   Yes. I was trying to find a place to write
Doctor :   Tell me XXXXXXXX
User :   I would like to know about Gaut- Uric Acid
User :   I had first attack 3 yrs back
Doctor :   ok.
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User :   I took Ziloric 1 tab in the night
Doctor :   ok.
User :   I am a social scientist.
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   are you having any symptoms now..
Doctor :   Like Pain and others..
User :   Sometimes i have pain in the joints- mild
Doctor :   Uric acid is a waste product formed from the breakdown (metabolism) of substances in food called purines.
Doctor :   Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: User :   My Uric acid level last month was in limit- 5.6
User :   What are the long term effects?
Doctor :   untreated, it can lead to: User :   should I avoid some vegetable/protins
Doctor :   Gout, Uric acid stones in the urinary tract, uric acid nephropathy
Doctor :   Avoiding alcohol
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User :   Sorry doctor. Technical problem.
Doctor :   foods Rich in Purines are..
Doctor :   Beef , Pork , Bacon , Lamb , Seafood , Foods that are made with a significant amount of yeast such as beer and bread . Alcoholic beverages
User :   I take it very rarely. Should i stop completely.
Doctor :   Not that you need to stop it completely but since you are symptomatic Keep a Check
User :   I take non veg also ocassionally. Should I take in small qunty or stop it.
Doctor :   a low purine diet. Asparagus,Cauliflower, Mushrooms, Peas, Spinach, Whole-grain breads and cereals, White poultry meats, such as chicken, duck and turkey Kidney and lima beans
Doctor :   White poultry meats, such as chicken, duck and turkey can be taken in limited quantities..
User :   This is helpful.
Doctor :   ok.
User :   I am told spinach and tomatoes may create stones to me due to high uric acid
Doctor :   they can sometimes be enjoyed in moderation
Doctor :   some foods that are safe to include in a low purine diet, though they should not comprise the entirety of your eating plan.
User :   Thanks.Do you suggest i should take a full course f Ziloric- 3 tabs a day for a period
Doctor :   Green vegetables and tomatoes, Fruits and fruit juices, Breads that do not use yeast
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Doctor :   that needs to be taken and any Dose Reduction should be after consultation with the doctor..
Doctor :   Only..
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User :   Whom should I consult- any specialist
Doctor :   Urologist if not any Internal medicine Doctor will be of help..
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Doctor :   sure we will help you Better..
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Doctor :   No problem about that...
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