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Aleve Gel Caps Dosage
NSAID toxicity: well it depends how much aleve you have ingesteted, in general if you consume 100mg/kg of the NSAId it will unlikely to cause any sx but dosage more than 400 mg/kg can cause toxicity. it may case renal failure, CNS symptoms, cardivascular toxicity and may lead to its collapse, hypothermia, sllergic reaction, hematological toxicity like aplastic anemia. ...Read more
Pain med dosing: No problem. Taking an ibuprofen now will be fine. Aleve (Naproxen) is usually dosed at 220 or 250 mg per pill without a prescription. The max safe daily dose of naproxen is 500 mg every 12 hours. The max safe dose for Ibuprofen is 800 mg every 8 hrs. In general, it is probably best if you stick with one or the other. Even tho it is not quite 12 hrs since the Aleve, it is fine to take ibu now. ...Read more
How much can really be absorbed into the blood stream when medication in form of GEL are apply to the skin ..Naproxen or Diclofenac among others ?
I took 2 tablets of naproxen sodium about two hours ago. I just now took one nyquil gel. Will i be okay? I'm presently drinking plenty of water.
Not a problem: Your system can handle these doses and hopefully you will get the relief that you have sought. ...Read more