Colchicum alkaloids are used to treat gout. They work by relieving inflammation and swelling.

Why are
Colchicum Alkaloids
prescribed?

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Colchicum Alkaloids

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Mitigare
(colchicine)
144
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COLCHICINE is for joint pain and swelling due to attacks of acute gouty arthritis. The tablet is also used to treat familial Mediterranean fever.
Colcrys
(colchicine)
144
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Colcrys (colchicine) is used to treat joint pain and swelling due to attacks of gouty arthritis, and familial Mediterranean fever. Colchicine is more popular than other colchicum alkaloids. It is available in brand and generic versions.

GoodRx has partnered with Inside Rx and Takeda Pharmaceuticals to reduce the price for this prescription by up to 40% for brand name Colcrys. Check our savings tips for co-pay cards, assistance programs, and other ways to reduce your cost. Generic colchicine is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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