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Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

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ZYDUS PHARMA LTD

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1 Tablet

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About Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's belongs to a class of anti-gout medications, also known as xanthine oxidase inhibitors, widely used for the prevention of severe gout attacks or flares. Gout is a chronic condition that occurs due to the deposition of uric acid crystals in the joints. It is characterized by intense pain and swelling at the affected joints. Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's prevents the sudden attacks of pain caused by severe gout and also decreases the pain, swelling, and inflammation.

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's contains febuxostat. It works by inhibiting the enzyme xanthine oxidase (enzyme help your body to make the uric acid), thereby reducing the level of uric acid that is made in your body. Thus, it reduces the inflammation caused by uric acid crystals in affected joints, thereby reducing pain swelling and inflammation. Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's is used to prevent gout attacks or flares.

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's is orally administered drug. Swallow the tablet as a whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, bite, or break it. Your doctor will advise you how often you take off Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's based on your medical condition. The common side effects of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's nausea, rash, dizziness, diarrhoea, pain, rash, inaccurate liver function test results, gout flare-ups (intense joint pain that comes on suddenly, often in the middle of the night), localized swelling due to retention of fluids in tissues (oedema). Most of these side effects of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Do not stop taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's of your own. Stopping it may worsen your condition and increase the risk of increase uric acid levels and future gout attacks. Inform your doctor if you have allergic to Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's or any other medicines, have a heart problem (Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's may cause heart problems that can lead to heart attack), kidney/liver disease. Some people experience more gout flare-ups when you start taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's. You should continue taking this drug even if gout flare-ups occur. Your doctor may give you combination therapy to prevent flare-ups when you start Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's. The safety and effectiveness in children less than 18 years of age have not been established, so Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should not be given to them. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, it is advised to inform your doctor before using Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's.

Uses of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

Treatment of severe gout, prevention of gout attacks

Directions for Use

Take Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's with or without food. Do not chew, crush, or break the tablet. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should not be taken unless prescribed by a doctor. Your doctor will advise for how long you need to take Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's based on your medical condition.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

Like all medicines, Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's can also cause side effects, although not everybody experiences them. The common side effects of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's include nausea, rash, dizziness, diarrhoea, joint pain, rash, inaccurate liver function test results, gout flare-ups (intense joint pain that comes on suddenly, often in the middle of the night), localized swelling due to retention of fluids in tissues (oedema). These side effects gradually resolve over time. If the condition worsens or there are any abnormal signs, reach out to the doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

You should avoid taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's if you are allergic to Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's, have heart-related problems, as it increases the risk of a heart attack. It should be used with caution in patients with kidney problems and blood disorders. Caution is required before taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding mother. The safety and effectiveness in children less than 18 years of age have not been established, so Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should not be given to them.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    You should avoid taking alcohol while taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's because alcohol may affect Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's effectiveness.

  • Pregnancy

    Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should not be taken until prescribed. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

  • Breast Feeding

    There is limited data on how Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's affects breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor before starting Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's.

  • Driving

    Do not drive or operate machinery if you experience sleepiness, blurred vision and numbness or tingling sensation while using Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's. Seek medical attention if the symptoms persist longer.

  • Liver

    Let your doctor know if you have any history of liver disease or hepatic impairment. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's.

  • Kidney

    Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should be used with caution in patients with renal impairment. The doctor may adjust the dose depending on your condition.

Other Information (ZUR0011)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's is a class of antigout drugs called xanthine oxidase inhibitors. It works by decreasing a high amount of uric acid to the normal level that is made in the body. Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's is used to prevent gout attacks but not to treat them once they occur.

No, Do not discontinue Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's without consulting your doctor. To treat your condition effectively continue taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's for as long as prescribed. If you stop taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's, your uric acid levels will likely remain high and continue to cause gout symptoms.

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's is not recommended. If you have heart disease, taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's may cause serious heart problems which can be life-threatening in some cases. So, please consult your doctor before taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's.

Do not drive or operate machinery if you experience dizziness or drowsiness while using Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's.

The dose and duration of Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's depend upon your medical condition. It may take several months before Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's begins to prevent gout attacks. Do not stop taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's without the advice of your doctor even if you feel better.

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's should be taken every day to prevent a gout attack. It may take six months to become fully effective.

It is best taken in the morning. You can take Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's with or without food. Keep taking Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's every day, to prevent gout attacks.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads,Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, India.

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

Zurig 80mg Tablet 30's

MRP: 608.90

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