NONSTEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUG (NSAID)
Ansaid is a prescription drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to relieve the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis. Ansaid may be also referred to by its drug name, flurbiprofen.
Ansaid is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ansaid is believed to work by reducing pain and inflammation caused by rheumatoid arthritis.
How do I take it?
Ansaid is generally taken orally two, three, or four times per day. It is recommended that you take the lowest dose necessary to alleviate symptoms.
Ansaid comes in the form of an oral tablet.
The FDA-approved label for Ansaid lists common side effects including abdominal pain, indigestion, nausea, diarrhea, constipation, headache, swelling, and signs and symptoms of a urinary tract infection.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Ansaid include liver toxicity, hypertension, heart failure and swelling, kidney toxicity, and allergic reactions.
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Ansaid — RxList