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does naproxen make you sleepy

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Yes, it can: Drowsiness is a common side effect of aleve (naproxen).
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Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
29 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Ibuprofen can definitely have drowsiness as a side effect.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanul Bhandari
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
It is possible: It is listed as a very rare side effect for naproxen, so it can be possible. It may be a good idea to consult your prescribing doctor to let he/she kn ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: It can make you sleepy.It is rare but it happens.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
37 years experience Pain Management
Cystoscopy pain: Pain after a cystoscop y is short lived. Rest and mild analgesics should help. 4 percocets, alive and toradol would make anyone drowsy. Should go away ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Partly: It is common with Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and rare with aleve.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bashar Brijawi
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Not usually: Some people will have some tiredness or fatigue and unlikely real sleepiness.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: Prometrium (micronized progesterone) which is a Progesterone also causes muscle relaxation - so this is one theory as to why it makes you sleepy.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
18 years experience Sleep Medicine
Will not hurt: There are certain foods that have been touted as good sleep aids and others that have aromatic properties that can be helpful. Lemon balm is one of t ... Read More
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Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman answered
35 years experience Family Medicine
Not Likely: While any medication may cause any side effects, sleepiness or drowsiness is not reported as a common side effect of singulair (montelukast).
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ricardo Madrid
54 years experience Neurology
Not likely by itself: Acute hepatic toxicity is the main side effect of Acetaminophen with anorexia, vomiting and diaphoresis 72-96 hr after ingestion.
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