Adenuric is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) febuxostat. On this page you will find out more about Adenuric, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: febuxostat
Information for medicine and pack size:
Adenuric 80 mg film-coated tablet, 28
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Treatment of chronic symptomatic hyperuricaemia in conditions where urate deposition has already occurred (gouty arthritis and/or tophus formation) in adults with gout.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Pale yellow to yellow, film-coated rectangle shaped tablets with a breakline on one side and "80" engraved on the other side|
|Route of administration||Oral|
28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
4 tablets (sample pack): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
8 tablets (sample pack): Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 November 2017
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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Adenuric Tablets - myDr.com.au
Adenuric Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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The management of gout | Issue 4 | Volume 39 | Australian Prescriber
Gout is a common inflammatory arthritis that is increasing in prevalence. It is caused by the deposition of urate crystals.
Read more on Australian Prescriber website