What is Fabulas (Febuxostat) used for?
Fabulas (Febuxostat) is used to treat gout or kidney stones. Excessive uric acid is the main cause of gout and kidney stones, and by helping to reduce the body's production of uric acid, this medication helps the patient to recover from the symptoms of gout and kidney stones.
How should I use Fabulas (Febuxostat)?
Fabulas (Febuxostat) is taken orally, and may be taken with or without food. The tablets should be swallowed whole with water. Adults are usually directed to dose once daily. Patients are advised to visit their physician regularly as gout attacks may occur for several months after taking this medication. In order to obtain best results, patients must continue to take this medication for the entire duration for which it is prescribed.
What are the side effects of Fabulas (Febuxostat)?
Some common but mild side effects which have been reported by patients taking Fabulas (Febuxostat) include nausea, joint swelling, or dizziness. More serious side effects may also occur, such as those listed below which should received immediate medical attention:
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Fabulas (Febuxostat). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Patients should notify their physician before taking this medication if they have any history of strokes, cancer, organ transplants, or of heart, liver, or kidney disease.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallow.