* Fenoprofen (Nalfon), ketoprofen (Actron), nabumetone (Relafen
), or flurbiprofen (Ansaid) for migraines and tension headaches
Other NSAIDs that require a prescription include Naprosyn, Relafen
, Indocid, Voltaren, Feldene, and Clinoril.
NSAIDs Include: Tricosal, Arthropan, celebrex, Voltaren, Indocin, etodolac, Ibuprofen, Ponstel, Relafen
, Sodium salicylate
OVER-THE-COUNTER NSAIDs Aspirin (Bufferin, Bayer, Excedrin) Naproxen (Aleve) Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, Nuprin) Acetaminophen Ketoprofen (Actron, Orudis) PRESCRIPTION NSAIDs Daypro, Indocin, Lodine, Relafen
, Voltaren Naprosyn CLINICAL EVIDENCE.
Several generic versions of Nabumetone are already on the market under brand names including Relifex and Relafen
People taking NSAIDs (Motrin, Clinoril, Relafen
, etc.) for more than two years have 40% less risk of developing AD, although the risk of internal bleeding and ulceration from these drugs counteracts this benefit.
In the pharmaceutical arena, the phase IV studies are often designed as product comparator trials (i.e., Relafen
They reported fewer GI adverse events (endoscopically observed gastric erosion and ulcers) with rofecoxib than with other NSAIDs--naproxen (Naprosyn), ibuprofen (Motrin), diclofenac (Cataflam), nabumetone (Relafen
), diclofenac/misoprostol (Arthrotec), and nimesulide.
Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline will see its profits hit by a pounds 220m legal charge after settling a US anti-trust case over its arthritis drug Relafen
Stop taking any aspirin or nonsteroidal antiinflammatory medications (e.g., ibuprofen, Advil, Naprosyn, Relafen
, Aleve) 1 week before the procedure.