A 32-year-old male asked:
Is there any medication safer than naproxen?
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Nephrology and Dialysis 34 years experience
5.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Rheumatology 48 years experience
As far as NSAIDs?: Naproxen in a recent danish study proved safer for the heart than all other non steroidal ant-inflammatory drugs, even compared to placebo. It will replace some of my other go to drugs. But there are caveats. It can irritate the stomach. It does negate aspirins cardio-protection. It can cause a decrement in renal function in some patients!
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Last updated Jun 30, 2014
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