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Febuset 80mg Tablet
Febuset 80mg Tablet

Febuset 80mg Tablet

By MEYER ORGANICS PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Febuxostat(80.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-gout

Medical Description

The chief composition of Febuset 80mg Tab is febuxostat that is used for treating gout. Gout is a result of the accumulation of uric acid (urate) in the body.

Uses of Febuset 80mg Tab

The uses of Febuset 80mg Tab include primarily the treatment of gout and rarely for hyperuricaemic conditions (where the uric acid levels in the blood increases).

Contraindications of Febuset 80mg Tab

  • Allergy to Febuset 80mg Tab
  • Severe liver/kidney disease

Side effects of Febuset 80mg Tab

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Increased liver enzyme levels and rash
  • Joint pain
  • Hot flushes
  • Swelling
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Skin reactions like blisters, shading of skin, rashes (Stevens-Johnson syndrome)

Precautions and Warnings of Febuset 80mg Tab

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the medicine during pregnancy?
A:
No, not much information is known about the safety of this medicine's use during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the medicine while breastfeeding?
A:
No, we do not know if this medicine passes into breast milk. Hence it is safe to avoid it during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Febuset 80mg Tab?
A:
If you experience dizziness, feel sleepy or have a blurred vision upon taking the medicine, it is better to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Febuset 80mg Tab?
A:
It is best to avoid alcohol when you are taking this medicine. Alcohol increases the uric acid levels in the blood and worsens gout.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have renal/liver disease, heart/thyroid problems, are allergic to allopurinol-a medicine used for treating gout
  • You get a gout may flare up, however, do not stop the medication

Mode of Action of Febuset 80mg Tab

How Does It Work?

Gout is a result of increased uric acid levels in the blood. The medicine controls the level of uric acid production by blocking an enzyme that is responsible for it.

Directions for Use of Febuset 80mg Tab

As instructed by the physician. Do not buy over the counter and go for self-medication.

Interactions of Febuset 80mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Cancer medicine like mercaptopurine
  • Immune response medicine like azathioprine
  • Asthma medicine like theophylline

Interactions with food items

Not much information is available on the medicine's interaction with food.

Other general Interactions

No information is available on this medicine's interaction with other conditions.

Storage and disposal of Febuset 80mg Tab

Store at room temperature away from light and in a cool place. Keep out of children's reach.

Dosage of Febuset 80mg Tab

Overdose

Febuset 80mg Tab dosage is crucial. Overdose might cause symptoms similar to side effects such as headache, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, rashes, etc. In case you suspect an overdose, rush to your doctor immediately.
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose, take it as quickly as you remember. But if it is time for the next dose, do not compensate for the missed schedule. Rather go ahead with the next regular dosage.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I specifically discuss with my doctor before he prescribes the tablet?

A: Discuss with your doctor if you have/had heart problems or heart failure. Also, let him know if you have/had liver problems or liver test abnormalities and if you are being treated for increased uric acid levels in the blood.

Q: Is there any specific method to store the medicine?

A: Store away from light and out of children's reach. Check for the expiry date and do not use the medicine beyond that date.

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Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 10:51 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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