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Relafen

(Nabumetone)

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Prescription Required
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Meda Pharmaceutical
Tablet
Product
Dosage
Quantity
Price
Relafen
500mg
56 Tablet
$63.00
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Nabumetone

(Generic alternative to Relafen)

Prescription Required Medications
Prescription Required
Manufacturer:
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Not made by Meda Pharmaceutical
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Nabumetone
500mg
100 Tablet
$80.00
Nabumetone
750mg
90 Tablet
$86.00


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What is Relafen/Nabumetone used for?

This medication is used to treat signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis(degenerative bone disease) and rheumatoid arthritis.

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider. This medicine is only to be used by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not give it to others. This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medicine. If you have any questions about your medicine, ask your health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Relafen/Nabumetone be stored?

Store Tablet at 77 degrees F. Protect from light.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Relafen/Nabumetone not be taken?

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medication you have experienced asthma, hives, or allergic reactions after taking aspirin or similar medications (eg, ibuprofen)

What precautions should I follow when taking Relafen/Nabumetone?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any other prescription medicine, nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement if you have active peptic ulcers if you have a history of intestinal bleeding if you have impaired kidney function if you have severe liver impairment if you have a history of fluid retention if you have high blood pressure if you have heart disease if you are taking water pills or blood thinners if you have any other medical condition

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Relafen/Nabumetone?

Use this medicine with caution if you have congestive heart failure, high blood pressure, kidney or liver disease. This medicine can cause sensitivity to sunlight.

What are the side effects of Relafen/Nabumetone?

Most severe:  Stomach perforation; bleeding.

Most common:  Diarrhea; indigestion; stomach pain; constipation; gas; nausea; dizziness; headache; itching; rash; ringing in the ears; swelling.

Other:  Sensitivity to sunlight; dry mouth; mouth sores; vomiting; tiredness; increased sweating; sleeplessness; nervousness; drowsiness.

How should I take Relafen/Nabumetone?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depends on many factors, including the condition being treated and the age and weight of the patient. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. Carefully read the information provided with this medicine and reread it each time you get this prescription refilled. Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your health care provider. This medicine may be taken with or without food. Talk with your health care provider about the possibility of side effects while using this medication and its benefits, particularly when this medication is used for less serious conditions that can be treated with other medicines. This medicine may cause dizziness or drowsiness. Use caution while driving or performing other tasks requiring alertness, coordination, or physical dexterity. This medicine may cause sensitivity to sunlight. Avoid prolonged exposure to the sun and other ultraviolet light (eg, tanning beds). Use sunscreens and wear protective clothing until tolerance is determined. Lab tests will be required to monitor therapy. Be sure to keep appointments. Do not stop taking this medicine without talking with your health care provider. Do not take any over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your health care provider. This includes any herbal preparations or dietary supplements. Patients with other medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medicine. Do not use more medicine than prescribed unless advised to do so by your health care provider. Contact your health care provider at once if you feel you have taken too much of this medicine. If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible. If several hours have passed or if it is nearing time for the next dose, do not double the dose to catch up, unless advised to by your health care provider. If more than one dose is missed, restart medication and contact your health care provider.