Probenecid and Colchicine (Systemic)
Brand Names : ColBenemid, Col-Probenecid, Proben-C
Probenecid and colchicine (proe-BEN-e-sid and KOL-chi-seen) combination
is used to treat gout or gouty arthritis.
The probenecid in this medicine helps to prevent gout attacks by removing
extra uric acid from the body. The colchicine in this medicine also helps
to prevent gout attacks. Although colchicine may also be used to relieve an
attack of gout, this requires more colchicine than this combination medicine
contains. Probenecid and colchicine combination does not cure gout. This medicine
will help prevent gout attacks only as long as you continue to take it.
Probenecid and colchicine combination is available only with your doctor's
prescription, in the following dosage form:
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
Generic name product may be available in the U.S.