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. ...
Almost half of gout patients are not taking their medication
By Michael Woodhead
18 Jul 2018