A 28-year-old male asked:
please describe the medication: nabumetone?
2 doctor answers
Dr. EVAN Leibowitz answered
24 years experience Rheumatology
NSAID : Nabumetone is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication or nsaid. It is in the same family as naproxen, motrin, and celebrex (celecoxib). This medicine is sometimes used to treat inflammatory conditions such as gout, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Nabumetone is avoided in patients with a history of gastrointestinal bleeding, heart failure, renal failure, or allergies to nsaids.
Answered on Feb 5, 2016
Dr. Pierre Moeser answered
Specializes in Rheumatology
NSAID: It is an non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is available by prescription only. It is used to treat arthritis and a variety of other inflammatory conditions. Nabumetone is the generic for relafen, (nabumetone) .
Answered on May 28, 2017
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