Gout Treatment

Speak to a board-certified doctor securely from your phone or computer and get treatment for gout in 15 minutes. Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis and is known to be one of the most painful forms of arthritis, characterized by excruciating attacks that occur suddenly in a single joint – frequently in the middle of the night. The most commonly affected joint is the big toe, but gout is also seen in the ankles, knees, wrists, and hands. With our same-day treatment service, you can meet with a top online doctor, get diagnosed, and receive the medication you need.

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Speak to a board-certified doctor securely from your phone or computer and get treatment for gout in 15 minutes. Gout is a form of inflammatory arthritis and is known to be one of the most painful forms of arthritis, characterized by excruciating attacks that occur suddenly in a single joint – frequently in the middle of the night. The most commonly affected joint is the big toe, but gout is also seen in the ankles, knees, wrists, and hands. With our same-day treatment service, you can meet with a top online doctor, get diagnosed, and receive the medication you need.

Medication services available 24/7 for adults and kids (3+)

Top quality, board-certified doctors

No insurance required

Same-day prescriptions available*

* Prescriptions provided at doctor’s discretion.

We accept these insurance plans and many more!

Most patients with in-network insurance pay $30 or less. Otherwise, new patient visits are $129 and follow-ups are only $69 for members.

Don’t see your provider listed? Email [email protected]  or call  (888) 564-4454  to talk to a PlushCare specialist.

How it Works

Step 1

Book

Book a same day appointment from anywhere. Why wait?

Step 2

Chat

Visit with a doctor on your smartphone or computer.

Step 3

Pick up

We can send prescriptions to any local pharmacy.

Get Your Gout Prescription Fast

Doctors and patients can work together to diagnose and treat gout. PlushCare makes it easy to have a video consultation with one of our doctors who can talk to you about your symptoms and prescribe you the appropriate medication. Then, simply pick up your prescription from your local pharmacy!

Our Patients Love Us

PlushCare maintains a 97% patient satisfaction rating. From your phone or computer you can speak with a top doctor, receive a diagnosis, and get prescribed gout treatment in just 15 minutes. PlushCare only employs doctors who are graduates of top 50 U.S. medical schools. We're really proud of the care we offer.

Gout Treatment FAQs

  • What are symptoms of gout?

    Common symptoms of gout are a sudden onset of intense pain in a single joint, usually in the lower body and most commonly in the big toe, localized swelling and inflammation caused by the needle-like uric acid crystals, redness and a feeling of being warm to the touch, and decreased joint mobility.

  • How do you treat gout?

    PlushCare doctors can prescribe prescription strength NSAIDs (e.g. celecoxib, meloxicam) to reduce inflammation and treat gout. Prescriptions, such as allopurinol, colchicine, and febuxostat, are also available to help control the levels of uric acid in the blood.

  • What foods I should avoid for gout?

    Foods to avoid for gout include alcohol (especially beer), high fructose corn syrup, red meat, organ meat, oily fish, mussels, and scallops.

  • Where can I get Meloxicam for gout?

    PlushCare doctors can prescribe Meloxicam for gout after completing a video consultation with patients to diagnose and treat gout.

  • What are the top prescription medications for gout?

    The top prescription medications for gout include Allopurinol (Aloprim, Zyloprim) which reduces the levels of uric acid in the blood. Other medications, such as Colchicine (Colcrys, Mitigare), Febuxostat (Uloric), and Indomethacin (Indocin, Tivorbex), are prescribed to reduce inflammation, reduce uric acid production, and provide pain relief.

  • What are the top prescription medications for gout?

    The top prescription medications for gout include Allopurinol (Aloprim, Zyloprim) which reduces the levels of uric acid in the blood. Other medications, such as Colchicine (Colcrys, Mitigare), Febuxostat (Uloric), and Indomethacin (Indocin, Tivorbex), are prescribed to reduce inflammation, reduce uric acid production, and provide pain relief.