rheumatology
Gout

Almost half of gout patients are not taking their medication

Almost half of patients with gout are not adherent to their urate-lowering medication, a survey conducted in South Australia shows. While two thirds of people with a diagnosis of gout say they have been prescribed allopurinol, only 55% continued with treatment, according to responses obtained from the South Australian Health Omnibus Survey conducted in 2015. ...

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