What are the ACR guidelines for uricosuric treatment in gout?

Updated: Jan 26, 2021
  • Author: Bruce M Rothschild, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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Uricosurics:

  • Checking urinary uric acid is conditionally recommended against for patients considered for or receiving uricosuric treatment.
  • Alkalinizing the urine is conditionally recommended against for patients receiving uricosuric treatment.

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