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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Several weeks: You don't need the max dose to get the max effect. If used to relieve symptoms of arthritis 2 tab bid time contingent or around the clock. You also g ... Read More

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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Aleve (naproxen): According to the latest research aleve (naproxen) is a better anti inflammatory agent. The maximum daily dose 1100mg. Otc 220mg 2 tabs every 12 hours.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Dental pain: Your dentist should have an emergency number for you to call. Don't be afraid to call your dentist even on a weekend. Your dentist will tell you what ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Yes, you can: The usual adult dose for pain or inflammation is 250 every 6 to 8 hours or 500 mg twice daily, up to a maximum dose of 1500 mg. For Tylenol (acetamino ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lowe
17 years experience Pediatric Rheumatology
Take the right dose: Naproxen, like other nsaids, can be toxic to the kidney (and possibly liver) if taken at excessive doses. The maximum dose should be 500mg taken twice ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
NSAIDs for OA.: Either would be fine, as they both have both anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. Naproxen is twice daily dosing, so may be easier to take. B ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes, however: Yes, there are no significant interactions between Dayquil and Aleve. I do not know why you are taking these though with you taking Dayquil am guessi ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
2: Aleve is 220mg naproxen. Usual dose= 2 pills a day.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
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For childern: For adults they are standard doses based usually on a 70 kg man. Always best to look up doses and double check them each time anyway.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
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Standard: There is no benefit for taking more than 600 mg 3 times a day or 500 mg 2 times a day even for a person of your size. If the NSAIDs are not helping c ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You can take the alleve until you get the prescription from your doctor

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