Nabumetone is non-steroidal. It works by preventing the enzyme from creating hormones that causes swelling to your body.
What Condition Does Nabumetone Treat?
Nabumetone can treat the symptoms of:
How does Nabumetone works?
Nabumetone reduces the production of prostaglandins in your body. This chemical causes the symptoms of arthritis such as pain and swelling. The effect is observed within one hour upon intake. But it may take up to 1 week before you feel its full effect.
What is the dosage of Nabumetone?
Nabumetone oral tablet comes in 500 mg and 750 mg. The recommended initial dose is 1,000 mg once a day. You can take the medicine once a day or in two divided doses. Your doctor may slowly increase your dosage if needed. Take the dose with or without food. For chronic treatment, the lowest effective dose is advised.
How to use Nabumetone?
Use Nabumetone as directed by your doctor. You may also follow the directions on the prescription label.
What are the precautions for Nabumetone?
Before taking Nabumetone inform your doctor if:
While taking Nabumetone:
Costs of Nabumetone
Nabumetone is cheaper than the brand name Relafen. Nabumetone 500 mg costs $0.50 per unit price or $15.00 for 30 tabs. While the branded Relafen 500 mg costs $1.32 per unit price or $84.00 for 56 tabs.