Xanthine oxidase inhibitors are used to treat gout. They reduce the production of uric acid in the body to relieve swelling and inflammation.

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Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitors
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Prices for Popular Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitors

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Zyloprim
(allopurinol)
11
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ALLOPURINOL reduces the amount of uric acid the body makes. It is used to treat the symptoms of gout. It is also used to treat or prevent high uric acid levels that occur as a result of certain types of chemotherapy. This medicine may also help patients who frequently have kidney stones.
Uloric
296
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Uloric (febuxostat) is used to treat gout. Uloric is less popular than other xanthine oxidase inhibitors. There are currently no generic alternatives to Uloric. Brand-name drugs are expensive, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost. Uloric is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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