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What is probenecid and colchicine?

Probenecid-colchicine is a prescription combination medication used to treat gout and gouty arthritis, caused by a buildup of uric acid in the joints. The two drugs work together to help prevent gout, though not to treat existing diseases. Probenecid triggers the body to eliminate uric acid through the urine. Colchicine prevents the inflammatory response to the uric acid crystals in the joints.

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