Tag Archives: Nabumetone

Preventive Treatment for Migraine

Migraine is a common episodic headache disorder characterized by attacks that consist of various combinations of headache and neurologie, gastrointestinal, and autonomie symptoms. It has a one-year prevalence of approximately 18% in women, 6% in men, and 4% in children. The second edition of the International Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD-2) subclassifies migraine into migraine… Read More »

Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs) are anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic agents. They decrease prostaglandin production by inhibiting COS (COX-1 and 2) enzymes. They are the drugs of choice for use in osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis for pain. There are over 20 different nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs available in the United States in ten different chemical classes:… Read More »