Uloric, containing the medication febuxostat, is a gout medication which is used to keep uric acid levels from getting too high. Uloric should only be used for people who cannot take allopurinol or when allopurinol has stopped working.
Uloric works by reducing the production of uric acid in your body as a build-up of uric acid can cause gout symptoms. This medication is used to prevent gout attacks but not to treat them once they occur. In order to be effective, febuxostat should be used regularly and you may continue to have gout attacks for several months after starting to use this medication while the body removes additional uric acid.
Always read the patient information and instructions carefully before using this medication.
Make sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Also be aware that:
Common Uloric side effects may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following febuxostat side effects:
Q: Why is Uloric prescribed?
A: Uloric is prescribed to treat the symptoms of gout when allopurinol has stopped working or for people who cannot take allopurinol. It is a gout medication used to keep your uric acid levels from getting too high.
Q: How much does Uloric cost?
A: The price of Uloric depends on the strength and quantity purchased. You can save up to 90% on the cost of your medication by buying Uloric online with Canada Drugs and you can save even more by buying a 90 day supply of this gout medicine. No Uloric coupon is needed to get our great prices.
Q: What is the Uloric generic alternative?
A: Generic Uloric is known as Febuxostat and is available in strengths of 40mg and 80mg. Febuxostat may offer even better savings on the cost of your medication.