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Elevated uric acid levels. Do I need to take medication?

I am 44 years old and my uric acid report comes to 5.95. I have got attack on right ankle and it is minor now as it erects just a few weeks back. I am married and living in Islamabad, Pakistan. Can I immediately rush to the doctor for getting any advice to take Zyloric tablets to use at present I am not taking any medicine but avoiding different diet . Please suggest further advice.
Wed, 7 Nov 2012
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HI Kash
if you are diagnosed of acute gout attack it is worth taking zyloric 1 to 2 tablets per day under guidance of your doctor

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Elevated uric acid levels. Do I need to take medication?

HI Kash if you are diagnosed of acute gout attack it is worth taking zyloric 1 to 2 tablets per day under guidance of your doctor bye