About Zurig : Zurig (Febuxostat) is prescribed to reduce production of uric acid in order to prevent and manage conditions like as kidney stones or gout. Left untreated a building up of excessive uric acid leads to these conditions. This medication may be prescribed either alone, or in addition to another medication to treat your condition.
How to use Zurig
Zurig (Febuxostat) is prescribed to help prevent and manage conditions such as kidney stones and gout by impairing uric acid production. When an excessive amount of uric acid builds up and is left untreated, more serious health conditions can easily occur. It can be used either alone, or in combination with other medication to achieve the best results.
Strictly use Zurig (Febuxostat) as you have been prescribed by your physician. Correct dosages can vary depending on the patient and their condition. If you are not certain about how to take this medication, always consult your physician or pharmacist.
Most patients are prescribed a dose of 40mg taken once daily. Your physician will adjust your dosage based on your progress. Always attend any appointments to make sure the correct alterations are made.
Zurig Side Effects
When using Zurig (Febuxostat), inform your physician of any side effects which you notice. Possible side effects which have been linked with this medication include:
The following side effects are more serious and require medical attention as soon as possible.
Stiff or painful joints
Loss of normal balance
Loss of normal speech
Loss of appetite
Darkened urine or stool
Seek immediate medical attention if you think you are suffering an allergic reaction. Possible symptoms include skin rashes, hives, swelling, chest pains, difficulty swallowing, and trouble breathing.