Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP)
What is Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP) used for?
Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP) is used by patients suffering from arthritis to treat the swelling and joint stiffness caused by this condition, as well as to help reduce inflammation. This drug belongs to a class of medications known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs. It works by reducing the hormones in the body that cause pain and inflammation to occur.
How should I use Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP)?
Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP) tablets should be taken orally with a glass of water. Patients should note that the exact dosage required varies for each condition, and it is essential to consult your physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed. If this drug is being used on an "as necessary" basis, and not as part of a regular treatment cycle, it is important to take it as soon as pain occurs in order for it to be most effective.
What are the side effects of Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP)?
Some side effects which may be caused by Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP) include:
You should consult your physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if you notice any other more serious side effects, such as pain in the chest, breathlessness, coughing up blood, weight gain or fever symptoms.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Nabuflam (Nabumetone BP). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, especially heart problems, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.