How can colchicine kill you?

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What are colchicine tablets used for?

Colchicine is a drug used in the treatment of acute gouty arthritis. Colchicine is effective in suppressing the inflammation in acute gouty arthritis.

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Not that I'm aware of, but colchicine can kill you.

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What has the author Shinshil Chang written?

Shinshil Chang has written: 'Some effects of colchicine in female mice' -- subject(s): Mice, Colchicine

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Why is colchicine a drug in gouty arthritis?

Colchicine is used to treat acute gouty arthritis. When is severe inflammation as a resut of uric acid crystals forming in the synovial joints, causing severe pain, redness, and swelling in the affected joint(s). Colchicine iis used to suppress the inflammation. the precise reason for the action of colchicine is still unknown. it could cause reduction in uric acid deposition in turn leading to a reduction in the inflammatory response. Colchicine is not an analgesic (pain killer), but it does reduce pain in acute gouty arthritis.

How do you pronounce the drug Colchicine?

Pronounce: KOL-chi-seen

How does colchicine turn diploid cellls into tetraploid cells?

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Is colchicine a form of NSAID?

Yes, colchicine is a form of NSAID. It is used as an anti-inflammatory and pain reliever in the treatment of rheumatic and arthritic pain also in the case of gout it is often used as a prophylactic drug.

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