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When and How Do I Take It?

Some general considerations for when and how to take Relafen include the following:
 
  • Relafen comes in tablet 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, Relafen may take several weeks before it begins to work 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 risk of serious side effects.
     
  • Relafen should be taken at the same time each day to maintain an even level in your blood.
     
  • For Relafen to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. The medication will not work if you take it in a way other than how your healthcare provider prescribes.
     

Dosing Information

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