Probenecid: 2 Ways To Fight Gout

Probenecid: 2 Ways To Fight Gout

Probenecid lowers uric acid by encouraging the kidneys to excrete more. It has many other effects on compounds passing through the body. This report explains that it reduces a protein that encourages inflammation – a second bonus for gout patients.

Title:
Probenecid, a gout remedy, inhibits pannexin 1 channels.
Authors:
Silverman W, Locovei S, Dahl G.
Published:
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2008 Sep;295(3):C761-7.
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