Why no Pepto for Gout? About GoutPal’s Old Gout Forum › Forums › Please Help My Gout! › Why no Pepto for Gout? Tagged: Stop Gout This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Keith Taylor (GoutPal Admin) 4 years, 3 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts August 13, 2014 at 4:08 am #16652 Keith Taylor (GoutPal Admin)Keymaster In response to the question: “why can’t you take Pepto Bismol if you have the gout?” I’ve added some notes about Bismuth Subsalicylate and Gout. What do you take as an alternative to Pepto? Have you checked the label for bismuth subsalicylate? Why can’t you take Pepto Bismol if you have gout? Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You should log in to GoutPal to reply to this topic. If you do not want to log in, use the orange Support button, or raise a new GoutPal helpdesk ticket. Please note that I respond quicker in the gout forums, compared to the helpdesk.