Probenecid is used to treat high uric acid levels associated with gout or gouty arthritis by increasing uric acid clearance through the kidneys.
Inform your healthcare professional if:
For patients taking methotrexate, probenecid may increase the effects of methotrexate in the body. Do inform your healthcare provider for further instructions if you are taking methotrexate.
Reducing purine rich food such as red meat (eg beef), alcohol, organ meat (eg liver,kidney), shellfish, anchovies, sardine. The list is not exhaustive, do seek further advice from your healthcare provider
Pack this medication into a black trash bag and seal it tightly before throwing into the rubbish chute or bin
The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately
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