This report is one of several that support the colchicine dose at a maximum of 3 0.6mg tabs per day. This 1.8mg maximum dose is taken as 2 tablets followed by one more after one hour.
Interestingly, it includes placebo success at 15-17%.
Colchicine Dosage Report Details
- High versus low dosing of oral colchicine for early acute gout flare: Twenty-four-hour outcome of the first multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, dose-comparison colchicine study.
- Terkeltaub RA, Furst DE, Bennett K, Kook KA, Crockett RS, Davis MW.
- Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Apr;62(4):1060-8.