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Relafen: Oral tablet

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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 15  |  93
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Relafen 500mg Tab
NuCare Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RELAFEN  |  500
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E146 
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Relafen 750mg Tab
NuCare Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RELAFEN  |  750
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  258
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: E145 
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: 93  |  16
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  15
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: E146 
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Relafen 750mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: RELAFEN  |  750
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GP 158 
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  257
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GP 159 
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: IG  |  258
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  15
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: IG  |  257
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Exelan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: IG  |  258
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: 93  |  15
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Exelan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: IG  |  257
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: IG  |  257
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IG  |  257
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E145 
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Relafen 500mg Tab
GlaxoSmithKline Group of Companies
Pill Identification: RELAFEN  |  500
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Nabumetone 500mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: E145 
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  16
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Nabumetone 750mg Tab
Par Pharmaceutical Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  16
How This Drug Works
Non-steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs or NSAIDs
NSAIDs reduce pain, inflammation and swelling while helping the body return to a normal temperature. When the body is injured or ill, it releases an enzyme known as COX. NSAIDs help control two specific types of COX enzymes, COX-1 and COX-2.
Non&#45;steroidal Anti&#45;Inflammatory Drugs, or NSAIDs, reduce pain, inflammation and swelling while helping the body return to a normal temperature.<br><br>When the body is injured or ill, it releases Cyclooxygenase, an enzyme commonly known as COX.  COX enzyme increases production of Prostaglandins or &#34;PGs.&#34; While some PG&#39;s are necessary for cell health, others can irritate nerves and cause pain and swelling.  NSAIDs help control two specific types of COX enzymes, COX&#45;1 and COX&#45;2.<br><br>NSAIDs stop both types of COX enzymes from working, thus reducing the level of PGs. Newer NSAIDs are designed to target COX&#45;2 selectively and leave COX&#45;1 alone. Ideally, this reduces pain and inflammation without upsetting the stomach.
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NABUMETONE (na BYOO me tone) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce swelling and to treat pain. It is used for osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.

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Drugs Related by Class to Relafen: Oral tablet
Class Name : Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs/NSAIDs

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Advil Children's: Oral suspension  |  Advil Infants': Oral drops, suspension  |  Advil Junior Strength: Chewable tablet  |  Advil Junior Strength: Oral tablet  |  Advil Migraine: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Advil: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Advil: Oral tablet  |  Aleve: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Aleve: Oral tablet  |  Anaprox DS: Oral tablet  |  Anaprox: Oral tablet  |  Ansaid: Oral tablet  |  Caldolor: Solution for injection  |  Cataflam: Oral tablet  |  Clinoril: Oral tablet  |  Daypro: Oral tablet  |  Dolobid: Oral tablet  |  EC-Naprosyn: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant  |  ElixSure IB: Oral suspension  |  Feldene: Oral capsule  |  Indocin SR: Oral capsule, extended release  |  Indocin: Lyophilisate for solution for injection  |  Indocin: Oral capsule  |  Indocin: Oral suspension  |  Lodine XL: Oral tablet, extended release  |  Lodine: Oral capsule  |  Lodine: Oral tablet  |  Midol Extended Relief: Oral tablet, extended release  |  Mobic: Oral suspension  |  Mobic: Oral tablet  |  Motrin Children's: Oral suspension  |  Motrin IB: Oral capsule  |  Motrin IB: Oral tablet  |  Motrin Infants': Oral drops, suspension  |  Motrin Junior Strength: Chewable tablet  |  Motrin Junior Strength: Oral tablet  |  Motrin Migraine Pain: Oral tablet  |  Motrin: Oral suspension  |  Motrin: Oral tablet  |  Nalfon: Oral capsule  |  Naprosyn: Oral suspension  |  Naprosyn: Oral tablet  |  Orudis: Oral capsule  |  Oruvail: Oral capsule, extended release  |  Ponstel: Oral capsule  |  SPRIX: Nasal spray, solution  |  Tolectin DS: Oral capsule  |  Tolectin: Oral tablet  |  Toradol: Oral tablet  |  Toradol: Solution for injection  |  Toxicology Saliva Collection: Oral tablet  |  Voltaren-XR: Oral tablet, extended release  |  Voltaren: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Voltaren: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant  |  Zipsor: Oral capsule, liquid filled
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Diclofenac Sodium: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Diclofenac Sodium: Oral tablet, extended release  |  Diclofenac Sodium: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant  |  Diclofenac Sodium: Topical gel  |  Diclofenac Sodium: Topical solution  |  Diclofenac: Oral tablet  |  Diflunisal: Oral tablet  |  Etodolac: Oral capsule  |  Etodolac: Oral tablet  |  Etodolac: Oral tablet, extended release  |  Fenoprofen: Oral capsule  |  Fenoprofen: Oral tablet  |  Flurbiprofen: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Flurbiprofen: Oral tablet  |  Ibuprofen: Chewable tablet  |  Ibuprofen: Oral capsule  |  Ibuprofen: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Ibuprofen: Oral drops, suspension  |  Ibuprofen: Oral suspension  |  Ibuprofen: Oral tablet  |  Indomethacin: Lyophilisate for solution for injection  |  Indomethacin: Oral capsule  |  Indomethacin: Oral capsule, extended release  |  Ketoprofen: Oral capsule  |  Ketoprofen: Oral capsule, extended release  |  Ketorolac: Ophthalmic drops, solution  |  Ketorolac: Oral tablet  |  Ketorolac: Solution for injection  |  Meclofenamate Sodium: Oral capsule  |  Mefenamic Acid: Oral capsule  |  Meloxicam: Oral suspension  |  Meloxicam: Oral tablet  |  Nabumetone: Oral tablet  |  Naproxen: Oral capsule, liquid filled  |  Naproxen: Oral suspension  |  Naproxen: Oral tablet  |  Naproxen: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant  |  Oxaprozin: Oral tablet  |  Piroxicam: Oral capsule  |  Sulindac: Oral tablet  |  Tolmetin: Oral capsule  |  Tolmetin: Oral tablet
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