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When and How Do I Take Feldene?

Some general considerations for when and how to take this medication include:
 
  • Feldene comes in a capsule form. It is taken by mouth.
     
  • Your dosage should be taken with a glass of water. Taking it with milk or food may prevent an upset stomach.  

 

  • For osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, it may take several weeks for Feldene to begin working to its full potential.
     
  • It is important to take the lowest effective dose for the least amount of time in order to treat your condition. This will reduce the risks of serious side effects.
     
  • It should be taken at the same time each day to maintain an even level of the drug in your blood.
     
  • For Feldene to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. It will not work if you take it in a way other than the way your healthcare provider prescribes.
     

Dosing

The dosage your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • The medical condition being treated
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may be currently taking.
     
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Feldene Dosage for more information.)
 
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