Febutaz 40 mg Tablet is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor. It works by decreasing blood uric acid, which is the chemical that causes gout.Zyloric tablets contain a medicine called allopurinol. It works
by slowing down the speed of certain chemical reactions
in your body to lower the level of uric acid in the blood
Both drugs re different and you have to take what our doctor has advised for you
Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
Febuxostat may rarely cause serious (possibly fatal) liver disease. It may also cause an increase in liver enzymes. Your doctor will order blood tests to measure these enzymes. Keep all medical/lab appointments. Tell your doctor right away if you develop symptoms of liver disease, including nausea that doesn't stop, stomach/abdominal pain, dark urine, yellowing eyes/skin.
You need to discuss with your doctor before changing the dose.
You have to take 5 litres of water per day
urine output per day should be at least 2.5 litres per day
low salt diet continue febuxostat uric acid should be within normal limits
metabolic evaluation should be done
consult your Urologist.