A 25-year-old male asked:
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can i use naproxen sodium 550mg for kindney inflammation and ache? and what is the normal dosage?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: If you truly have kidney disease and not just a backache, do not use naproxen or any other NSAID. These agents can compromise kidney function.
Answered on Jul 29, 2014

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