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No. Olives are not effective treatment for gout. I am not sure on olives. them being and oil and all. but however i do know any kind of cranberry will help as well as cherries. my dad had a lot of problems with the uric acid crystals and was having hard time even standing. he eats a hand ful of dried cherries everyday and drinks cranberry juice. u can also get cranberry exctract pills will work too. but he hardly ever has a problem now 65 and works 50-60 hrs a week.
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