A 23-year-old female asked:
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i took 2 800mg ibuprofen and 1 aleve (naproxen) wil it harm me?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably not: That is a bit high on two similar drugs termed NSAIDs. You might experience some stomach upsetness at those levels but no other harm should result from one exposure like you have had.
Answered on Jul 21, 2015

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You need to wait: 6-8 hours from the advil (ibuprofen) /then 8-12 for the naproxen Hope this helps!! Dr Z
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