About Allopurinol (Prescription Drug)
Allopurinol is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor that is used to prevent gouty arthritis, nephropathy (kidney damage) and kidney stones; and to treat secondary hyperuricemia (elevated blood levels of uric acid).
Learn more about Allopurinol in our Allopurinol Community Report.
|100 mg Daily Nov 01, 2002 - Nov 01, 2010|
|300 mg Daily Nov 01, 2010 - Last Update|
Feb 3, 2012
EffectivenessMajor (for gout)
BurdenNot at all hard to take