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Aleve vs. Nabumetone for Pain

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Aleve

OTC
/ 57,627 posts
Other Names: Naproxen   Naproxen Sodium   Midol   Anaprox   Naprelan

Nabumetone

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/ 1,021 posts
Other Names: Relafen
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 57,627 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 1,021 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth... Read more on Wikipedia
Nabumetone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), the only 1-naphthaleneacetic acid derivative. Nabumetone has been developed by Beecham (pharmaceutical company). It is available under numerous brand names, such as Relafen, Relifex and Gamba... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Aleve vs. Nabumetone

14 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
using good old Aleve because it works and its cheap and not...
...yeah that prescription (Nabumetone) was absolute garbage. ...I'll stick to using good old Aleve because it works and its cheap and not to mention...I never have to deal with side effects from it...
neurologist, he prescribed Nabumetone which he described...
...my headache symptoms to the neurologist, he prescribed Nabumetone which he described as an \"Industrial strength Aleve-type drug\". ...any. Is there anything else that is normally given for PCS...
been taking). Now on Nabumetone which seems to do nothing....
...stomachs. Then Aleve, which did ...taking). Now on Nabumetone which seems ...could be? And, is there anything I take for it to both cure the problem and/or at least eliminate the pain? A...
Nabumetone is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. It could be...
Nabumetone is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. It ...be compared to Naproxen or (Aleve). Hydrocodone or (Vicodin) is a...
is an NSAID, just like aleve or motrin, and personally...
Nabumetone is an NSAID, just like aleve or motrin, and personally I've...
My doctor and I discuss Nabumetone but I'm worried if it is...
My doctor and I discuss Nabumetone but I'm worried if it is addictive? Nabumetone is not addictive. It is one of the NSAID ...it's related to Ibuprofen and Aleve. So addiction is not an...
tell me it's fine. I really doubt nabumetone/relafen is...
...the \"no advil or aleve\" instruction in my ...if I can take my relafen, even telling ...a prescription NSAID, and they tell me it's fine. I really doubt nabumetone/relafen is fine if naproxe...
says West-Ward 348 is Generic Aleve (Naproxen, 500mg) but I...
...says West-Ward 348 is Generic Aleve (Naproxen, 500mg) but I ...came up as NABUMETONE (Relafen®), a nonsteroidal ...arthritis and osteoarthritis. Generic nabumetone tablets are available. (Inf...
I should be put on another NSAID like nabumetone? I'm not...
...it and she's said to use heat, which helps, but I'm worried about keeping a heating pad on all night. Eventually I'll get a heat ...aleve. I'm wondering if I should be put on another NSAID...
Voltaren, Advil, Aleve), I start bleeding profusely within...
...NSAID (i.e. Aspirin, Voltaren, Advil, Aleve), I start bleeding profusely within ...PCP gave me Rx for Nabumetone 750mg and life has been ...you give a try to Nabumetone before going for this ...
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