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What is relafen or nabumetone?

What is relafen or nabumetone?

Relafin: Relafen (nabumetone) belongs to a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. There is no one drug that is effective for everyone when it comes to joint pain so please consult with your physician. ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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What is nabumetone best used for?

What is nabumetone best used for?

Varied ailments: Nabumatone or Relafen (nabumetone) is a standard non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication ( the smae kind of drug as Motrin or naprosyn) it is used for various forms of arthritis as well as soft tissue injury or tendinitis/bursitis. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: nabumetone?

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) . ...Read more

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What is the medication nabumetone prescribed for?

An NSAID: Nambumetone is an NSAID {non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug} which is used to treat pain and inflammation. The trade name drug Relafen (nabumetone) is no longer available. ...Read more

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I have factor V Leiden can I take Nabumetone twice a day?

Talking to your fict: I'm so sorry but I really think this is a question you should ask your own doctor. He/she knows you best. ...Read more

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Can you take nabumetone and and acetaminophen at the same time?

Can you take nabumetone and and acetaminophen at the same time?

Yes: Nabumetone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) while Acetaminophen is tylenol (acetaminophen) (not an nsaid). Ok to take together. Should avoid taking other nsaids (e.g. Ibuprofen, naproxen) along with nabumetone. ...Read more

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Does nabumetone 500 mg affect trying to get pregnant? Or have any harm

No: Nabutetone (brand name relafen) does not affect conception. I would, however, discontinue it once you are pregnant. Tylenol (acetaminophen) would be a safer choice during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is the difference between relafen (nabumetone) or motrin for pain relief?

What is the difference between relafen (nabumetone) or motrin for pain relief?

Relafin, Motrin: Relafen (nabumetone) and Motrin belong to a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). There is no one drug that is effective for everyone when it comes to joint pain so please consult with your physician. ...Read more

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Dangers of drinking a few beers while on 750mg 2x a day Relafen (nabumetone)? How soon after stopping this medication is it safe to drink again w/o risks?

See details: Drinking a few beers a day is excessive regardless if one is taking Relafen (nabumetone) or not. Alcohol and Relafen (nabumetone) together increase the risk of major GI issues. ...Read more

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Is relafen (nabumetone) a narcotic?

No: It is an anti inflammatory medication like Ibuprofen or naproxen. ...Read more

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Can nabumetone 750 mg help with my inflamed tube?

What tube??: Nabumetone is an anti inflammatory medication and can reduce pain and inflammation anywhere in the body. It also can increase the risk of bleeding and worsen kidney disease. Please restate your question with more specifics or talk with your dr. About your problem. ...Read more

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Will nabumetone cause a positive test for drug use?

Not for Opiates: Nabumetone should not cause a test to show confirmed presence of anything but nabumetone. Drug screens however have notorious false positives all of the time and must be confirmed by special techniques before they can legally be called positive. The tests are generally known as ms/gc/gcms. ...Read more

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How effective is relafen (nabumetone) for arthritis?

Its ok: Its one of the milder nsaids with relatively low GI side effects i personally rarely use it. ...Read more

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Can you take prevacid and relafen (nabumetone) at the same time?

Yes: You need to be monitored for the side effects of Relafen and other nsaids. Prevacid can help decrease the risk of GI bleeding. It is a proton pump inhibitor. Vimovo (esomeprazole and naproxen) even has a proton pump inhibitor in the same pill with the Naproxen and decrease gastric ulcers. The proton pump inhibitors increase the protection from the NSAID induced GI ulcerations and bleeding. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with pleurisy 3 days ago. Rx for nabumetone. Feel very tired. Still in pain. How long before I will feel better or should return to dr?

Pleurisy: Hello ~ were you told what was the CAUSE of the pleurisy. Pleurisy is more of a symptom than a diagnosis and pleurisy, ( pain which comes from inflammation of the pleurae) or (linings of the lung) can have many many causes and any answer must take that into account. As a base principle, if you are not getting better or worse, revisit the Dr. thx ...Read more

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Dr. Andrew Berry
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Nabumetone (Definition)

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 ...Read more


Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Relafen (Definition)

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