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Aleve Liquid Gel
Yes: One Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gel is 200 mg and you can take up to 800 mg per dose of Ibuprofen which is Advil (ibuprofen). Make sure you take it with some food in your stomach as it can make your stomach hurt. It is better to get Motrin which is 400 mg or Ibuprofen 800 or 600 mg tabs if you need a higher dose than Advil (ibuprofen) so you are not taking too many tabs at a time. ...Read more
Yes: There is no interaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
If you like: This should not be a problem, but may not be absorbed as well. ...Read more
Arthritis : They both act equally well. Good luck ...Read more
When do they use traction for cervical spondylosis? Using flexeril, (cyclobenzaprine hcl) trigger pt injectns, ultram, diclofenac gel, lidocaine gel, moist heat.
It help a lot: An MRI study on the effects of neck traction was performed in 2008, 35 of 36 subjects. During traction subarachnoid protrusions were reduced in 25 of 35 subjects or 71%. Disc height measurement during traction using digital calipers and measuring to 100th of a millimeter indicated an average posterior disc expansion of 19.02%. Increases in range of motion were noted post traction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, but. . .: There is no problem taking these three meds together. I If you are allergic to drugs in the penicillin class, do not take it. If you are taking any other meds or supplements, then those may be an issue. Your pharmacist can tell you if there are any interactions with the meds and supplements your are taking. ...Read more
Is mixing over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide 5% gel with Clindamycin 1% gel an effective & relatively harmless alternative to Benzaclin 1-5% gel?
Yes: Yes. This is good and safe combination. ...Read more
Any suggestions on which gel is better for treating pain: a diclofenac gel or an etofenamate gel?
Similar : Studies have shown that about 40-60 % of people with pain from due to Osteoarthritis or Sports Injuries felt they had a good - excellent relief of symptoms when using one of the gels. There are no "head to head" studies comparing one gel vs the other for the same type of problem. You could try one and, if you don't see a meaningful benefit after 3-6 days, then switch to other. ...Read more
Aloe: Yes, pure aloe vera can stain clothing. ...Read more
Usually: But you need to be careful of early onset of side effects. ...Read more
I accidentally chewed on an aleve liquid gel. I quickly washed it down with a glass of water. Will there be any bad side effects to what I did?
No problem: This will not harm youGet a more detailed answer ›
NSAID toxicity: well it depends how much aleve (naproxen) 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
I am having painful period cramps. I took 2 aleve (naproxen) liquid gels, and they are not really helping.Can I take a third capsule?
Don't know what : dose you took. Try NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Liquid gel aleve is the only pain med that works. Narcotics make me sick, Tylenol doesn't work. But I've had dark pee with pink tint. Is from aleve?
Possibly.: Changes in color to your urine may be a symptom of a serious medical condition. Specifically, a pink or a more darker shade could be a sign of bleeding which the Aleve could aggravate as it can interfere with your body's normal clotting mechanism. You should be evaluated as soon as possible by an appropriate practitioner of your choice. ...Read more
I took one liquid gel aleve (naproxen) at 3pm Monday, can I take 1 800mg ibuprofen now at 130am Tuesday?
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
I am so bloated and passing a lot of gas. I had a c sec/tubal/sm intst repair on 9/26/12. I am taking alleve liquid gels 220 mg. What else can I take?
I had a c sec/tubal/sm intestin repair9/26/12.I am currently taking alleve liquid gels 220mg.I have a lot of gas what can I do to stop the bloating/gas?
Hold aleve (naproxen) if can: You had an intestinal surgery, this means your intestine had to heal and may be still slow some. Stop the food that creates lots of gas e.g. Milk and dairy, broccoli, cauliflower, and beans. Also, soda drinks may cause a problem. May use beano tablets, over the counter, with vegetable intake. ...Read more
Muscle relaxant: Yes you can take it.Get a more detailed answer ›
My brother can't swallow anything. He needs naproxen to help his back. Is there a liquid form that he could take?
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