Logout 100mg Tablet
By INGA LABORATORIES PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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The composition of Logout 100mg Tab includes allopurinol. It is used in the treatment of gout. The condition where uric acid crystals build up in the joints is called gout.
Uses of Logout 100mg Tab
- Chronic gout (increased uric acid levels in the body)
- Uric acid kidney stones
- Cancer related to an increase in the uric acid
Contraindications of Logout 100mg Tab
- Severe kidney/liver disease
- Allergic reactions
- A state of dehydration
Side effects of Logout 100mg Tab
- Joint pain
- Skin rash
- Increased liver enzymes/thyroid hormone
- Ulcers in the throat/mouth/nose
Precautions and Warnings of Logout 100mg Tab
Can I take Logout 100mg Tab during pregnancy?
No information is available about safety; hence, it should not be used during pregnancy.
Can I take Logout 100mg Tab while breastfeeding?
The medicine tends to pass in human breast milk. Always consult your doctor to discuss the risks related to the medicine.
Can I drive if I have consumed this tablet?
Avoid driving if your vision gets blurred or you feel dizzy and sleepy.
Can I consume alcohol with this medicine?
It has no known interactions with alcohol. Alcohol consumption can worsen the underlying condition of gout by increasing the uric acid levels in the blood.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You have a history of renal/liver disease
- You have heart/thyroid problems
- You suffer from high blood pressure
- You are consuming ACE inhibitors/diuretics
- You have kidney stones
Mode of Action of Logout 100mg Tab
How Does It Work?
The enzyme xanthine oxidase, which produces uric acid is blocked by this medicine. The medicine works by inhibiting the production of uric acid levels in the body.
Directions for Use of Logout 100mg Tab
Take the medicine as per Logout 100mg Tab dosage. Do not consume in large quantities. Drink enough water to prevent the formation of kidney stones. Start the treatment at a low dose and gradually increase the dose.
Interactions of Logout 100mg Tab
Interactions with other medicines
- Blood thinning agents (warfarin and aspirin)
- Diuretics (thiazides)
- Angiotensin converting enzyme (captopril)
- Asthma (theophylline)
- Cancer/autoimmune diseases (azathioprine and mercaptopurine)
Interactions with food items
Dietary restrictions - avoid meat as it can increase the level of uric acid and maintain the right amount of water intake throughout the day.
Other general Interactions
There is no known interaction.
Storage and disposal of Logout 100mg Tab
- Store in a cool place
- Keep out of children's reach
Dosage of Logout 100mg Tab
If symptoms of overdose similar to side effects of Logout 100mg Tab such as nausea, vomiting, severe drowsiness, headache are observed, then immediately contact a doctor.
Missed a Dose
A missed dose has to be taken as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is time for the next dose. Never double the dose to catch up.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: For how long should I take the tablet?
A: The duration of the medicine varies from patient to patient. Do not stop consuming the medicine without asking your doctor.
Q: What is the best time to take the medicine?
A: It can be taken at any time of the day but preferably take each dose at the same time of the day as it helps to maintain the level of medicine in the body.
Q: Can I stop consuming the tablet on my own if there is no swelling and pain?
A: Consult your doctor before stopping the medicine because immediate stopping may lead to an increase in uric acid levels with the formation of new uric acid crystals in the joints.
Q: What should I discuss with my doctor before consuming Logout 100mg Tab?
A: Discuss all your medical conditions along with the other medicines which you are consuming at that time with the doctor.
Q: Is this medicine safe to use?
A: Yes, it is safe to use if consumed as prescribed by the doctor.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 08:58 AM (IST)
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