Whatever risk factors the patients may have in their life, the ultimate question is how to get rid of the accumulated uric acids as quickly as possible. Patients in western world often choose cleansing through diet, etc. However patients decide to treat gout will not conflict with some additional Chinese medicine approach. And acupuncture and herbs could help eliminate uric acids more quickly.
In some recurrent cases, there might be some calcium deposit and fluid accumulatiion. Drainig of the swelling can be a much more efficient approach, which in turn helps prevent early osteoarthritis from happening. Let's help you feel better sooner.
Frank He, L. Ac., QME, DAOM