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i have two red spots on each arm & leg in different places scabbing over, not itchy.. just started 2 aleve (naproxen) daily - could this be a reaction?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Doubt Aleve (naproxen): You need to speak with your physician. This does not sound like a drug reaction. A dermatologist can clarify this.

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