STOP taking Colchicine and let your doctor know if you develop an allergic reaction. Rash due to allergic reaction to Colchicine is rare. Possible symptoms of allergic reaction are:
STOP taking Colchicine and seek medical attention immediately if you experience any of the rare but severe side effects:
While having treatment with Colchicine, you must see your doctor as scheduled to monitor response to treatment and minimize any possible side effect.
There are a number of lifestyle changes that help to reduce the risk of having a gout attack. These include:
Your doctor and pharmacist will advise you about the changes which could benefit you.
For female patient, do inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding. Colchicine can be continued during pregnancy and breastfeeding.