U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CA
A 43-year-old male asked:

Been on aleve (naproxen) 500mg twice a day for 2 months for buldging disk. hearing is plugged up last few days with no ringing. how to tell if its from aleve (naproxen)?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Stop the Aleve (naproxen): Stop the aleve (naproxen) for a few days and see if the problem resolves.
Dr. Christopher Wright
A Verified Doctoranswered
13 years experience
Not likely: The plugged up hearing is not likely for to naproxen. More likely, the symptoms are due to fluid or pressure in the middle ear, which is usually related to seasonal or environmental allergies. The hearing symptoms may improve with over the counter antihistamines and nasal saline sprays or rinses.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jun 26, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.