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Feburic 80 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Feburic Tablet

Feburic Tablet side effects

Common
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Skin rash

How to use Feburic Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Feburic 80 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Feburic Tablet works

Feburic 80 Tablet is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor. It works by decreasing blood uric acid, which is the chemical that causes gout.

Feburic Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Feburic 80 Tablet. Taking alcohol can increase your uric acid levels and hence aggravate gout.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Feburic 80 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Feburic 80 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Feburic 80 Tablet may cause dizziness, sleepiness, blurred vision, numbness or tingling sensation. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
Feburic 80 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Feburic 80 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available regarding the use of Feburic 80 Tablet in these patients.
Liver
Feburic 80 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Feburic 80 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available regarding the use of Feburic 80 Tablet in these patients.

What if you miss a dose of Feburic Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Feburic 80 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Feburic 80 Tablet to reduce episodes of gout attack.
  • Take Feburic 80 Tablet at the same time every day, with or without food.
  • Take plenty of fluids (2-3 litres) daily while on Feburic 80 Tablet.
  • Notify your doctor if you develop a rash. This could be a sign of allergy and should go away on discontinuing Feburic 80 Tablet.
  • When you first start taking Feburic 80 Tablet, you might have more gout attacks. Do not stop Feburic 80 Tablet on having an acute attack of gout as that could make an attack worse.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking Feburic 80 Tablet as it may cause your gout to flare up.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Feburic

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Respected Sir/Mam, I have diagnosed Gout since 2012, now days I am taking goutnil tab. Sr. Uric acid level is 9.8. Though I have taking medicine since long. Moreover I have stiffness in both legs, hence I can't sit down since 2009. Please do the needful and oblige to me.
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
need to be seen clinically tab febuxor 80 mg once a day for 1 month drink plenty of water
Iam having gout uric acid ) for past 6-7 years and having gout attack on and off . What should be the ling term cure and suggest some pain killers during an attackMy uric acid level was 9.7 on april
Dr. Rohit Chakor
Bone & Joint Specialist
You'll have to control on diet. Consult a dietician for advice regarding diet restrictions. Also start febusta 80 once daily. You need to take tablet ultracet during attack
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FAQs

Q. How long does Feburic take to work?

After oral intake, the maximum effect of Feburic can be seen between 1 to 1.5 hours of consumption. However, it may take a few days to weeks to show its effect and you can experience gout attacks during this time. Continue to take your medicine during this time as with continuous use these attacks would decrease.

Q. Can I stop taking Feburic if I feel well?

No, keep using Feburic if prescribed by your doctor, even if you feel well. If you stop taking Feburic, your gout symptoms may return.

Q. Does Feburic cause frequent urination?

No, Feburic is not known to cause frequent urination. However, if you experience any such symptom while using the drug, consult your doctor.

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