I Have Gout

Gout anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Gout. You're not alone. 11 People

    I have suffered from gout on

    and off since April 2012. It was in my foot. I had it in my right hand in July 2013, and again now in my foot in August and September 2014. The pain is awful. I am going to tell my doctor that over the counter painkillers don't do the job. The pain makes me very depressed...
    Yorlik Yorlik
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 20, 2014

    Gout

    My first case as I recall put me on steroids three days now doesn't seem to help. You???
    bruce50 bruce50
    56-60, M
    Oct 25, 2013

    Nasty Gout

    Gout is just damn right nasty illness there is no point to it what so ever, it's just all pain around your joints nothing more. I have chronic gout due to kidney disease, it's a pain in the arse!
    Jonttu Jonttu
    31-35, M
    Dec 12, 2012

    Nooooooo!

    My Husband Has Goute. It's not good. He's in pain all the time, he can't drive he can barely Come down the stairs. It's so sad:( plus I have had to take on the responsibility of two people, plus he's of work for a whole and I have to stretch the budget:( Goute sucks.
    Tropicana55 Tropicana55
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Apr 24, 2012

    i've had gout since my mid 20's.

    at first i went to the doctor. they said it was gout and to change my diet and lose weight. so i cut out organ meats and tried not to have alcohol 7 years ago. still had gout. so i cut out beef 4 years ago. still had gout. so i cut out a lot of meats to a little amount 2 years...
    techtabtips techtabtips
    31-35, M
    Oct 17, 2015
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