The symptoms of gout include severe joint pain, persistent discomfort, inflammation, redness and restricted movements, according to Mayo Clinic. Most people experience gout symptoms unexpectedly at night without any warn... More »

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The main cause of gout in the foot is the buildup of too much uric acid in the blood. The cause of hyperuricemia, or uric acid buildup, is not known, but it is commonly attributed to genetic factors, according to WebMD... More »

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A home remedy for treating gout is to use a cold compress on the inflamed joint for 20 to 30 minutes several times a day, notes WebMD. Another home remedy is to rest the joint, placing it on a pillow or other soft surfac... More »

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The main symptoms of finger gout are sudden severe pain in the joint, redness and swelling at the joint and lingering discomfort after the initial attack, according to Mayo Clinic. There may also be a loss of mobility in... More »

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Effective medication for relieving symptoms of gout includes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as naproxen, ibuprofen and diclofenac; colchicines to relieve gout pain; or corticosteroid medications to reduce pai... More »

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Symptoms of gout include heat, swelling and discomfort in a joint, usually at night and in intense bursts, according to WebMD. Remedies include anti-inflammatory medications as well as medications that facilitate the rem... More »

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Symptoms of a bruised tailbone include inflammation at the base of the spine, lower back pain, numbness when sitting, painful bowel movements and pain above the buttocks, according to MedlinePlus. Serious symptoms, such ... More »