Table 2

Characteristics at final visit (intention to treat)

CharacteristicsTotal (106)
SUA at final visit
 Final visit SUA (µmol/l), mean (SD)268 (68)
 Final visit SUA (µmol/l), median (range)288 (130–563)
 Number with uric acid <360 µmol/l (%)98 (92)
 Number with uric acid <300 µmol/l (%)90 (85)
Tophi
Of 17 patients with tophi at baseline, number with reduced size/number at final visit (%)5 (29)
  • SUA, serum uric acid.