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can you take aleve after drinking

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not a good idea: Taking aleve (naproxen) immediately after alcohol consumption significant increases the risk of GI damage from this med.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: That should be ok. Make sure you always take aleve (naproxen) with food.
A male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It can be ok: This answer depends on your total health history. The risk is stomach irritation, ulcer, bleeding which Aleve (naproxen) alone can cause. This is made ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Yes: One drink, yes. Binge drinking, no.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
32 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Yes.: There shouldn't be any problem taking aleve (naproxen) after drinking a wine cooler. Be careful, though, and take it with some food, at least a glass ... Read More
A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Maybe but your risk: Yes but you are 73 years of age you have a greater risk of intestinal bleeding and the alcohol increases that risk. You woudl be safer to take occ ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
Yes: Should help avoid a hangover. Multiple doses can cause kidney trouble though.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: It is safe. I would not take tylenol (acetaminophen) if you've been drinking.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marshall Nickel
13 years experience Family Medicine
Hanover headache: Tylenol (acetaminophen) for hangover headaches doesn't do much, according to my patients. Aleve liquid caplets seem to help the best. 1-2 tabs can l ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Back pain: Not sure what is extra strength advil as it comes in 200mg over the counter. Did you take extra strength acetaminophen? You can take aleve (naproxen) ... Read More
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