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had dental work today. took two aleve (naproxen) afterwards at 1pm and two more at 5pm. at 930 pm my head is pounding. can i take an ibuprofen 800 now?

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Dr. Richard Durando
43 years experience Dentistry
Pounding Head: Aleve (naproxen) is usually a very safe product for short periods. When you take 2 aleve (naproxen) you effective taking a prescription dose of Naprosyn, the first use of this chemical introduces 20 years ago. Is your head ache in the area of your dental care? Is it on the side of the dental care? Consult your dentist!!
Answered on Feb 6, 2016

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