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Is it okay to take Cymbalta with Relpax (eletriptan) and naproxen? On the information sheet it said not to Not sure if DR looked at my meds list

Is it okay to take Cymbalta with Relpax (eletriptan) and naproxen? On the information sheet it said not to Not sure if DR looked at my meds list

Too narrow: You're on a lot more than just those 3 drugs. You need to go to Drugs. Com or WebMD or another of the MANY sites that enable you to cross-reference ALL your prescriptions and also tell you WHY you shouldn't. Often the interactions are minor. But Pfizer would rather not be sued so they may overstate the risks. Definitely make sure your doc HAS looked at your medlist. ...Read more

Naproxen (Definition)

Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It inhibits cyclooxygenase thus reducing ...Read more


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I'm on cymbalta right now, I have a wisdom tooth that is hurting, can I take some aleve for the pain?

I'm on cymbalta right now, I have a wisdom tooth that is hurting, can I take some aleve for the pain?

Perhaps: Perhaps.
This drug can interact with Aleve and other NSAID to thin blood and cause bleeding or bruising. Esp if you are taking coumadin or warfarin.
Best to check with your MD.
See oral surgeon for assessment and treatment of wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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Can’t take Aleve & Advil for inflammation/pain anymore due to medication overuse side effects. What can I replace with while also taking Cymbalta?

Can’t take Aleve & Advil for inflammation/pain anymore due to medication overuse side effects. What can I replace with while also taking Cymbalta?

Please repost: Please repost and state specifically what your “medication overuse side effects.” Also, please include the answer to your question given to you by the clinician who prescribed the Cymbalta; or, if you haven’t asked that person this question, please state why not, as (s)he would seem to be the natural person to ask. ...Read more

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My doctor has tried naproxyn tramadol flexirel cymbalta (duloxetine) and Neurontin for my fibromyalgia and arthritis. Nothing has helped. Now what?

My doctor has tried naproxyn tramadol flexirel cymbalta (duloxetine) and Neurontin for my fibromyalgia and arthritis. Nothing has helped. Now what?

How about referral: If your doctor is unable to find the right medication or intervention to adequately treat your pain you may ask for a referral to either a rheumatologist (who are the recognized experts when it comes to diagnosing and managing fibromyalgia) or pain medicine specialist. ...Read more

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I took naproxen 500mg n hr ago can I take nyquil now? I don't feel good at all n can't sleep.

I took naproxen 500mg n hr ago can I take nyquil now? I don't feel good at all n can't sleep.

Pain caused insomnia: You are taking Naproxen an NSAID should not interfere with nyquil for sleep. Read the label for any warnings. I am not totally familiar with otc nyquil. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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How many teva naproxens do I take to OD?

How many teva naproxens do I take to OD?

Call for help?: Hi. This question to me really seems to be a call for help. If you are considering harming or killing yourself, please at least speak with a suicide crisis councilor, a psychiatrist, or someone equally qualified to discuss why you feel suicidal and if anything can be done to help you come out of this low. Fortunately, naproxen is unlikely to kill. It can cause GI irritation and bleeding, kidney dz ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 3 aleves (naproxen) at a time?

Is it ok to take 3 aleves (naproxen) at a time?

No: This is considered an overdose of the medication. If you are having that much pain and inflammation, consult your doctor for a proper dosage of medicine or a prescription. ...Read more

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What happens if you take too much aleve (naproxen)?

What happens if you take too much aleve (naproxen)?

No!: Can cause kidney problems as well as bleeding it the gastrointestinal system (e.g. Stomach). ...Read more

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What happens when someone takes too much aleve (naproxen)?

Serious problems: He or she can end up with serious toxicity from the med including ulcers, GI bleeds and compromise of kidney function. ...Read more

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His it OK take naproxen and nyquil 45 MIT apart?

Yes, it is OK: There is no drug interactions between these two drugs. Take care. ...Read more

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Can you take hydrocodone with naproxen?

Can you take hydrocodone with naproxen?

Yes, BUT: You should discuss with your dr. To assure continuity of care. The NSAID naprosyn (naproxen) can be used as directed for pain, and hydrocodone, which is a narcotic and has addicting potential, should only be used as needed for breakthrough pain and needs to be followed closely by your treating dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve (naproxen) with ecotrin?

Can I take Aleve (naproxen) with ecotrin?

Talk to your Dr.: Frequent or regular use of Naproxen may reduce the effectiveness of Aspirin if you are taking it to prevent heart attacks or strokes. In addition, combining these medications may increase your risk of developing gastrointestinal ulcers and bleeding. ...Read more

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Can I take Claritin with aleve (naproxen)?

Can I take Claritin with aleve (naproxen)?

Yes: As long as kidney is fine. If you have diabetes or high blood pressure, have to consult your doctor first to make sure your kidney ok. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve (naproxen) with flexeril?

Yes: Aleve (naproxen) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. Flexeril is a muscle relaxant. You can take them together. Please be aware that Flexeril might cause drowsiness. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take naproxen for toothaches?

NAPROXEN: It is safe to to take Naproxen for dental pain as long as you can tolerate the medication. ...Read more

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Can I take a baby asprin if I took a naproxen?

Can I take a baby asprin if I took a naproxen?

Maybe: You might be able to take baby Aspirin with naproxen. However, the effect of Aspirin might be reduced with Naproxen use. Furthermore, you would have increased risk of gastric ulcer, kidney disorder and heart issues. Please check with your doctor before take them together. ...Read more

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Can I take 2 naproxen 500mg? I have bad cramps.

Only rarely: It is a very good idea to ask your Dr before you do that but 1, 000mg can be rarely used as a dose - if you need more than 1, 000mg spread thru the 24hr day, you need to see your OBGYN for a Treatment plan. Cover-ups are risky and addictive. Not a good idea except for a very short time. Best! ...Read more

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Is it ok to take Aleve (naproxen) with high bp?

Is it ok to take Aleve (naproxen) with high bp?

For short periods: Long term nsaids can cause kidney issues that can raise your BP. Avoid high dose long term use. ...Read more

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Can I take naproxen for mysofacial chronic pain?

Yes: In addition I would stretch and massage the affected area and consider physical therapy. ...Read more

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Can I take zantac and naproxen at the same time?

Yes: In general, it should not be a problem to take those two medicines at the same time. ...Read more

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