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In the US, Febuxostat (febuxostat systemic) is a member of the drug class antihyperuricemic agents and is used to treat Gout.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Uricostatic agent

Chemical Names

2-(3-Cyano-4-isobutyloxyphenyl)-4-metyl-5-tiazolecarboxylic acid

2-[3-cyano-4-(2-metylpropoxy)phenyl]-4-metyltiazole-5-carboxylic acid (WHO)

5-tiazolecarboxylic acid, 2-[3-cyano-4-(2-metylpropoxy)phenyl]-4-metyl- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Febuxostatum (Latin)
  • Febuxostat (German)
  • FĂ©buxostat (French)
  • Febuxostat (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Febuxostat (OS: USAN, JAN, BAN)
  • TEI-6720 (IS)
  • TMX-67 (IS)
  • UNII-101V0R1N2E (IS)

Brand Names

  • Adenuric
    A. Menarini, Ireland; A. Menarini Farmaceutica Internazionale, United Kingdom; Algorithm, Lebanon; Berlin Chemie, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Berlin Chemie, Denmark; Berlin-Chemie, Germany; Berlin-Chemie, Croatia (Hrvatska); Berlin-Chemie, Latvia; Ipsen Pharma, Czech Republic; Laboratorios Menarini, Spain; Menarini, Belgium; Menarini, Finland; Menarini, France; Menarini, Georgia; Menarini, Greece; Menarini, Lithuania; Menarini, Romania; Menarini, Slovenia; Menarini, Slovakia; Menarini International, Cyprus; Menarini International Operations, Austria; Menarini International Operations, Poland; Menarini International Operations Luxembourg S.A., Hungary; Menarini International-L, Italy; Menarini-Von Heyden, Macedonia; Te Arai Biofarma, New Zealand
  • Atenurix
    Ajanta Pharma Phil, Philippines
  • Barif
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Fabuzest
    Unichem, India
  • Febumin
    Intra, India
  • Febunex
    Invision, India
  • Feburic
    Astellas, Hong Kong; Patheon, Israel; SK Chemical Life Science, South Korea; Teijin Pharma, Japan
  • Febus
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Febustat
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Febuwel
    Treatwell, India
  • Febux
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh
  • Febuxtat
    Gador, Argentina
  • Feluric
    Healthcare, Bangladesh
  • Fexurix
    Laboratorios Recalcine, Chile
  • Fostat
    Orion, Bangladesh
  • Foxstat
    Franco-Indian, India
  • Goustat
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Goutex
    Procaps, Colombia
  • Rui Yang
    Hengrui, China
  • Uloric
    Takeda Canada, Canada; Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A, United States
  • Uristat
    Ibn Sina, Bangladesh
  • Urostat
    General Pharma, Bangladesh


BANBritish Approved Name
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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