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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
see details: You may have major GI irritation (ulcers, bleeds) or in severe cases, kidney failure.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Moran
19 years experience Pain Management
NSAID: Naproxen is one medicine of a group of medicines known as nsaids which means non steroidal anti inflammatory medicine. It is used for inflammation pa ... Read More
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It inhibits cyclooxygenase thus reducing prostaglandin and thromboxane synthesis.
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
More information: Are you generalizing, or referring to a specific disease entity. Please resubmit your question with more details.
Dr. Marion Dunn
43 years experience Psychiatry
Speak with your doc: Unfortunately many busy docs do not explain the reason fo the meds, or the side effects and the patient often is too shy to ask if it will help, not h ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can take Aleve (naproxen) while on the UTI medication. It may help both your menstrual cramps as well as bladder pain.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
34 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Side effects: All medications have side effects- you should avoid taking on regular basis unless absolutely needed. If you need once in a while take acetaminophen. ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Amytriptyline: can be associated with weight gain, but usually not at such small doses. Time to talk to your doctor about a medication switch and a lifestyle switch ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Williams
18 years experience Pharmacy
Probably: If you have a simple UTI and are on short term antibiotics, there should not be any problems. Since some antibiotics can cause stomach upset- as can a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Number of factors: Your diagnosis, clinical individual situation, level of pain or inflammation, individual risk factors, and the past experience with NSAIDs medications ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes for short period: Of time, like 4-7 days or so. All nsaids are not recommended for anyone with kidney problems. Normal dose of aleve (naproxen) is 220 or 250 mg twice a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryant Cary
8 years experience Pharmacology
Being sick: Those medication aren't necessarily likely to affect your cycle, however any stress in your body can disrupt your hormone levels. Being sick may be mo ... Read More
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