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How should I take fenoprofen calcium?

Fenoprofen calcium comes in a tablet or capsule form. If your doctor has prescribed it for acute pain, you will probably be prescribed 200 milligrams (mg) every four to six hours. If you take fenoprofen to treat rheumatoid arthritis or another chronic condition, your prescription may be different. Taking this medication with a meal or glass of milk may help to prevent stomach problems, a common side effect of fenoprofen calcium.

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