What is Colchicine and how is it used?
Colchicine capsules are a prescription medication used to prevent gout flares in adults.
It is not known if colchicine capsules are safe and effective for the treatment of:
- acute gout flares
What are the possible side effects of colchicine capsules?
Colchicine capsules can cause serious side effects or death. See “What is the most important information I should know about colchicine capsules?”
Get medical help right away, if you have:
- unusual bleeding or bruising
- increased infections
- weakness or fatigue
- muscle weakness or pain
- numbness or tingling in your fingers or toes
- pale or gray color to your lips, tongue, or palms of your hands
- severe diarrhea or vomitin