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Febubow 40mg Tablet

By BIOCHEM PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Febuxostat(40.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-gout

Medical Description

Febubow Tablet is a medicine used for the treatment of elevated uric acid levels in blood in conditions such as gouty arthritis. Gouty arthritis is a common type of arthritis that is very painful with
deposition of uric acid in joints causing sudden attacks of redness, swelling, pain and heat. Febubow Tablet contains febuxostat as active ingredient. It works by decreasing the formation of uric acid in the body. Before initiating the treatment with this medicine inform your doctor about your complete medical history and if you are allergic to this medicine.
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Uses of Febubow 40mg Tablet

Febubow Tablet used in the treatment of chronic hyperuricemia (elevated uric acid levels in the blood) where such deposition has already occurred in conditions like gouty arthritis.

Contraindications of Febubow 40mg Tablet

If you are allergic to febuxostat or any other ingredient of this medicine.

Side effects of Febubow 40mg Tablet

  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Increased symptoms of gout
  • Localized swellings

Precautions and Warnings of Febubow 40mg Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Febubow Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited safety data available about the use of this medicine in pregnant women. If pregnancy detected while taking this medicine inform your doctor immediately.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Febubow Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if the Febubow Tablet can pass into the breastmilk. Seek advice from your doctor if you are a breastfeeding woman.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Febubow Tablet?
A:
Febubow Tablet may cause dizziness, sleepiness, blurred vision or tingling sensation. It is recommended to avoid performing activities like driving and operating machines unless you are sure how this medicine affects you.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Febubow Tablet?
A:
Febubow Tablet is not known to have an interaction with alcohol. Consult your doctor if you have a habit of drinking alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart, kidney, liver or thyroid-related problems.
  • You have Lesch-Nyhan syndrome (a genetic condition that leads to an increase in the level of uric acid in the blood).
  • You experience a gout attack (sudden pain, warmth, swelling in joints, redness, tenderness).
  • This medicine is not recommended to be used in children and adolescents.
  • You are a pregnant or nursing woman.

Mode of Action of Febubow 40mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Febubow Tablet works by inhibiting an enzyme that is involved in the uric acid formation, thereby lowering the uric acid levels.

Directions for Use of Febubow 40mg Tablet

  • Febubow Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor with or without food.
  • For optimal results take this medicine at a fixed time every day and do not miss any dose.

Interactions of Febubow 40mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Febubow Tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned sur
    gery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • Especially, if you are taking anticancer medicines like mercaptopurine, immunosuppressants like azathioprine, asthma medicine like theophylline.

Storage and disposal of Febubow 40mg Tablet

  • Store this medicine in a dry place, protected from light, heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Febubow 40mg Tablet

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help in case you have consumed too much of the Febubow Tablet.

Missed a Dose

You should never miss a dose of your medicines. If you have missed any dose of the Febubow Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose
and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is chronic hyperuricemia?

A: Chronic hyperuricemia is a condition of elevated uric acid levels in the body. It leads to the deposition of uric acid crystals in joints and tissues causing redness, swelling, stiffness, feeling of warmth and tenderness.

Q: What causes hyperuricemia?

A: It is usually caused due to an unhealthy lifestyle that includes intake of food rich in purine (your body breaks down purine to form uric acid), alcohol, fructose (a type of sugar), certain medicines, etc. People who are obese and have certain medical conditions such as diabetes, poor kidney function, high blood pressure and metabolic disorders are more prone to develop hyperuricemia.

Q: How long should I take the Febubow {[df}}?

A: The duration of the treatment will be decided by your doctor after accessing your condition. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own even if you feel better.

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ContainsFebuxostat(40.0 Mg)
UsesChronic hyperuricemia
Side effectsDiarrhoea, headache, nausea, swelling
Last Updated on: 16 Jul 2021 | 06:48 AM (IST)
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