WBC Nutrition Committee: Gout information – List of Foods High in Uric Acid
By Dr. Phillip Goglia
Various factors contribute to the excessive development of uric acid in the blood. These can range from obesity to kidney problems to diuretic or immunosuppressant use. Various foods too can contribute to the excessive formation of uric acid in the blood. If you suffer from gout, knowing the foods that contain high levels of purines can help you avoid these foods and prevent a gout attack.