ZYPRINOL 250 MG TABLET Description:
ZYPRINOL 250 MG TABLET is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor. It works by decreasing blood uric acid, which is the chemical that causes gout.
ZYPRINOL 250 MG TABLET is used in the treatment of gout.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. ZYPRINOL 250 MG TABLET is to be taken with food.
Is Zyprinol safe to use?
Zyprinol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
What is Zyprinol?
Zyprinol belongs to a group of medicines called xanthine oxidase inhibitors. It reduces the amount of uric acid in the body by blocking one of the processes that make it. It is used to treat gout (pain and swelling of the small joints due to elevated levels of uric acid in the blood and subsequent deposition in the joints), kidney stones, and to remove uric acid from the body in certain cancers.
Can I take Zyprinol with Torasemide?
Zyprinol can be taken with Torasemide. Zyprinol is sometimes given to decrease the hyperuricemic effects of Torasemide. However, Zyprinol is not safe in patients with renal failure, so may need to be replaced with another similar medicine like febuxostat.
How is Zyprinol different from febuxostat?
Both Zyprinol and febuxostat work in a similar way by lowering uric acid levels. However, as compared to Zyprinol,