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could you take two aleve (naproxen) if one is not strong enough?

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Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
16 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 prescription or recommendation of your physician.
Answered on May 8, 2018
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