Febuxostat tablet is a medication that helps persons with gout lower their uric acid levels. This works by lowering the body's production of uric acid. Gout is caused by an increase in uric acid levels. This medication should only be used if you experience symptoms caused by a high uric acid level in your blood. It is a medication that is used to prevent gout attacks but not to treat them once they have occurred. This is very effective as well as economical and safe to use.