FEBUXOSTAT - febuxostat tablet, coated 
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Inc.


Medication Guide

Febuxostat (feb-UX-oh-stat) Tablets

Read the Medication Guide that comes with febuxostat tablets before you start taking it and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. The Medication Guide does not take the place of talking with your doctor about your medical condition or your treatment.

What is the most important information that I should know about febuxostat tablets?

Febuxostat tablets may cause serious side effects, including:

Heart-related deaths.

Call your doctor or get emergency medical help right away if you have any of the following symptoms, especially if they are new, worse, or worry you:

•chest pain
•numbness or weakness in one side of your body
•shortness of breath or trouble breathing
•slurring of speech
•dizziness, fainting or feeling lightheaded
•sudden blurry vision or sudden severe headache
•rapid or irregular heartbeat

What are febuxostat tablets?

Febuxostat tablets are a prescription medicine called a xanthine oxidase (XO) inhibitor, used to lower blood uric acid levels in adult patients with gout when allopurinol has not worked well enough or when allopurinol is not right for you. Febuxostat tablets are not for use in people who do not have symptoms of high blood uric acid levels.

It is not known if febuxostat tablets are safe and effective in children.

Who should not take febuxostat tablets?

Do not take febuxostat tablets if you:

What should I tell my doctor before taking febuxostat tablets?

Before taking febuxostat tablets tell your doctor about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

Tell your doctor  about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Febuxostat tablets may affect the way other medicines work, and other medicines may affect how febuxostat tablets works.

Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them to show your doctor and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.

How should I take febuxostat tablets?

Your doctor may do certain tests while you take febuxostat tablets.

What are the possible side effects of febuxostat tablets?

Febuxostat tablets may cause serious side effects, including:

o  fatigue
o  dark or "tea-colored" urine
o  loss of appetite for several days or longer
o  your skin or the white part of your eyes turns yellow (jaundice)
o  pain, aching, or tenderness on the right side of your stomach-area

o  rash
o  sores around the lips, eyes or mouth
o  red and painful skin
o  swollen face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat
o  severe skin blisters
o  flu-like symptoms
o  peeling skin

The most common side effects of febuxostat tablets include:

•abnormal liver function tests
•joint pain

These are not all of the possible side effects of febuxostat tablets.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

How should I store febuxostat tablets?

Keep febuxostat tablets and all medicines out of the reach of children.

General information about the safe and effective use of febuxostat tablets

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use febuxostat tablets for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give febuxostat tablets to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them.

You can ask your doctor or pharmacist for information about febuxostat tablets that is written for health professionals.

For more information call Alembic Pharmaceuticals Limited at 1-866-210-9797.

What are the ingredients in febuxostat tablets?

Active ingredient: febuxostat

Inactive ingredients: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, colloidal silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate and polyvinyl alcohol, talc, polyethylene glycol 3000, titanium dioxide, D&C yellow No. 10 aluminum Lake, FD&C blue No. 1 aluminum lake and FD&C blue No. 2 aluminum lake.

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Medication Guide available at http://www.alembicusa.com/medicationguide.aspx or call 1-866-210-9797.

Manufactured by:

Alembic Pharmaceuticals Limited

(Formulation Division),

Panelav 389350, Gujarat, India

Manufactured for:

Alembic Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Bedminster, NJ 07921, USA

Revised: 09/2021

Revised: 10/2021
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Inc.