Doctors often find themselves at a difficult situation answering the questions of their patients particularly regarding food to be taken or avoided in a particular disease. As we all know gout is not quite uncommon in day to day practice and doctors often come across questions like “ Doctor, what food should I avoid?” Some of the doctors are not very confiedent on answering this question. This post is aimed at providing an easy guide for the doctors answering such question.
Generally food containing high purines should be avoided.
Here is a list
Foods very high in purines include:
Foods moderately high in purines include: