Posted by: Tania | 2008-12-09

Muniric for gout treatment

Our physician has prescribed Muniric for my husband' s gout as he has an immediate reaction everytime he uses puricos. Our pharmacy cannot get this, they say its off the market. What can be taken in its place?

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It does seem as if this product have been removed off the market.
Unfortunately there is no generic equivalent available meaning that you'll have to give your doctor a call and tell him that this product has been discontinued - Ask him to prescribe an alternative.
It would be unethical of him to charge to anything for this new prescription, so go ahead give him a call.
(I'm not in the position to recommend anything as I dont know your husbands medical history, and a new treatment will require a prescription anyway)

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