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Naproxen (Definition)

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


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I took an Aleve (naproxen) this morning for a fever but I'm coughing and sneezing so much I'd like to take a Dayquil. But is it safe after taking an Aleve (naproxen)?

I took an Aleve (naproxen) this morning for a fever but I'm coughing and sneezing so much I'd like to take a Dayquil. But is it safe after taking an Aleve (naproxen)?

Yes but: Dayquil cough contains dextromethorphan, but some of the other preparations may contan acetaminophen, doxylamine or phenylephrine. None of these should interfere with aleve (naproxen) but the acetaminophen is also used to treat fever. So look at the label. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens when you mix 2200mg of Aleve (naproxen) with 1-3 tbsp of dayquil?

Could you tell me what happens when you mix 2200mg of Aleve (naproxen) with 1-3 tbsp of dayquil?

See details: You get an award for stupidity. That is a major overdose of aleve (naproxen) and you should have lab tests to determine if you have caused major damage to your kidneys. ...Read more

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30mg of adderal a day + 60mg viagra (sildenafil) sunday+ dayquil sun -tues + alieve sunday gave me a rash tuesday? I have prescriptions for the required ones.

30mg of adderal a day + 60mg viagra (sildenafil) sunday+ dayquil sun -tues + alieve sunday gave me a rash tuesday? I have prescriptions for the required ones.

Too many drugs: I' m not a detective bit since your rash began on tuesday. I would suspect that viagra (sildenafil) could have caused your rash. Aleve and dayquill could also be responsible. You may have to see an allergist to find the cause. ...Read more

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Can I take mucinex d and aleve at the same time?

Can I take mucinex d and aleve at the same time?

Interactions?: Yes, this is a common combination for treatment of cold symptoms. You might prefer to take with food to minimize nausea, particularly the Aleve. You could also take an hour or so apart if taking all that medicine at once causes nausea.
Feel better soon. ...Read more

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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)?

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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Can you take Lunesta (eszopiclone) and Aleve together?

Can you take Lunesta (eszopiclone) and Aleve together?

Yes: There should be no problem taking these medications together. Remember that Aleve (naproxen) should be taken with food. Feel better and get some good sleep. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 2 aleve every 12 hours for a bad toothache?

Is it ok to take 2 aleve every 12 hours for a bad toothache?

Dental appointment: See your dentist for a dental examination to determine the cause and treat your dental discomfort. The dentist will prescribe pain medication if needed in addition. The pain will only be masked by self prescribing pain medication without treatment and the outcome would only be transient. ...Read more

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I took one aleve 4hrs ago. Can I take my 15mg Meloxicam now?

I took one aleve 4hrs ago. Can I take my 15mg Meloxicam now?

Better wait 4 more: Hours, the two are NSAIDs and side effects can be an issue if taken too soon. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) can be used in the interim to control pain/fever if you wish, have a good day ...Read more

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I have endometriosis and the only thing that works is Aleve. Can take 3 tablets together? They are 220mg. I weigh 120pounds, 5’9 in height.

I have endometriosis and the only thing that works is Aleve. Can take 3 tablets together? They are 220mg. I weigh 120pounds, 5’9 in height.

Endometriosis: Endometriosis can produce any and all of the symptoms described, but low dose oral bcp's should relieve most if taken correctly. Stopping the ovarian production of estrogen, and the consequent dropping of estrogen levels pre-ovulation and pre-menstrual will stop most symptoms and preserve your fertility, at least at the degree you have now. See your gyn provider for an exam and advice. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take aleve, while on zoloft (sertraline)?

Drug interactions: There is a possible drug interaction. Per Drugs. Com drug interaction checker- "Using sertraline together with naproxen may increase the risk of bleeding. The interaction may be more likely if you are elderly or have kidney or liver disease". That does not mean you shouldn't take them both - but be aware of that risk. ...Read more

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What will happen if you take 4 aleve (naproxen)?

What will happen if you take 4 aleve (naproxen)?

Don't exceed the max: Don't exceed the maximum daily dose prescribed. If you need more medicine than that, ask your doctor for more. Explain that it doesn't have to be just one medicine, so that if you have already tried one, maybe consider taking two medicines at a time. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take aleve (naproxen) with virtussin?

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Aleve (naproxen) + Virtussin: I assume you're referring to Virtussin DAC (http://www. Drugs. Com/cdi/virtussin-dac-liquid. Html). Aleve (naproxen) is a brand of Naproxen. Using www. Drugs. Com Interaction Checker, I found no interactions btwn these two medications (http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1690-2475, 721-17317) but always discuss w/your Family Doc. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to take 2 Aleve (naproxen) and goodys?

No: Goodys powder contains Aspirin and acetominophen (tylenol). Aspirin and aleve should not be mixed. You should also not mix ibuprophen containing medications with either goody's powder, aspirin, or naproxen. ...Read more

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What if you accidentally take 4 aleves (naproxen) and feel fine?

Don't do it again: That is well above the recommended single dose. Repeating this dose can lead to significant GI and kidney problems. ...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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What happens if you take too much Aleve (naproxen) pain reliever?

What happens if you take too much Aleve (naproxen) pain reliever?

See details: You can develop severe GI problems such as ulcers and bleeds as well as loss of kidney function. ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve and cephalexin together?

Can I take Aleve and cephalexin together?

Sounds ok: A person who has no problems taking naproxen (Aleve) by itself, and who has no problems taking cephalexin (Keflex) by itself, should also have no problem taking Aleve and cephalexin together. The two medications do not have noticeable interactions with one another. ...Read more

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Can I take aleve for my back pain if I took hydroxyzine?

Can I take aleve for my back pain if I took hydroxyzine?

Just plain aleve: Is fine with hydroxyzine. Not aleve pm or other combo aleve preparations ...Read more

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Can I take Aleve sinus and cold with tamiflu (oseltamivir)?

Yes you can: It is safe. However, take it with food or proton pump inhibitors (prilosec) to prevent potential stomach pain. ...Read more

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