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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carisa Hines
21 years experience Palliative Care
Chronic NSAID use: Yes, there are potential side effects to prolonged NSAID use. Damage to your liver and kidneys, easy bruising/bleeding to name a few. Speak with your ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No, but....: You should not be taking more than 4 Aleve (naproxen) per day under any circumstances. If you take four or less, sleep is not a bad thing. Sedation ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Not really: About the same. There is not really much difference.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: People respond differently to various nsaids. Some will find aleve (naproxen) is more effective and others will find that Meloxicam is better.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
aleve (naproxen): 4 aleve (naproxen) pills are stronger than 15 mg meloxicam. 7.5 mg Meloxicam is safer than aleve (naproxen).
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sassan Hassassian
29 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends on patient: Mobic (meloxicam) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (nsiad). Aleve (naproxen) is also an nsaid. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is not an anti-infl ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
17 years experience Family Medicine
With doctor order.: 2 aleve (naproxen) are the equivalent of 440mg of Naproxen sodium. Prescription strength Naproxen is 500mg. So it is possible to use under the presc ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Naproxen/penicillin?: Huh? Did you mean naproxen or penicillin? It is quite difficult to take too much of either Penicillin or naproxen. If pain is not relieved with maxi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
About the same but: Everyone responds differently to these drugs. One person may respond to naproxen and not to ibuprofen and vice versa. The top doses for ibuprof ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
Judgement call: Tmj arthritis is usually managed by nsaids. Narcotics are a judgement call of the doc due to the addictive nature of narcotics. Your doc may not be pr ... Read More
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