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A 46-year-old member asked:

Is aleve (naproxen) or advil better for swelling?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Hard to say: They have comparable effectiveness with adequate dosing.
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A 34-year-old member asked:

Aleve (naproxen) for swelling, okay?

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Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Aleve (naproxen): Depends on reason for swelling . It is ok for minor swelling from inflammation . Always good to check with your doctor if in doubt.
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Last updated Jun 2, 2018

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