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Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Yes: The advice is not to take two nsaids together, but tylenol (acetaminophen) is not a NSAID so it can be taken with Naproxen an nsaid. We often add tylenol (acetaminophen) to an NSAID help improve pain relief. ...Read more

Naproxen (Definition)

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


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Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

No: It is safe to take either Naproxen or Ibuprofen with Acetaminophen as directed, but Naproxen and Ibuprofen are both nsaids and taking them will double up on the same pathways, causing increased possibility for damage, including stomach, bleeding, and kindey issues. ...Read more

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How much naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) can you take together at once?

How much naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) can you take together at once?

500mg/1000mg: Normal prescription dose of naprosyn in 500mg at one time. Usually no more than 1000mg per day. There are extended release forms of naprosyn as well. It is not recommended to take more than 1000mg of tylenol (acetaminophen) at one time and no more than 3000mg per day. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) cold medicine and Aleve together?

In general this: Would be OK. You don't want to exceed 4 grams total of Tylenol (acetaminophen) per day from all sources combined. ...Read more

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I take Mobic 15 mg for arthritis. Can I take 2 Aleve or tylenol (acetaminophen) together.?

I take Mobic 15 mg for arthritis. Can I take 2 Aleve or tylenol (acetaminophen) together.?

NSAIDs: U should not mix Mobic and Aleve as this may cause troubles with kidneys, blood pressure, stomach etc.
On the other hand combination of Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Aleve or Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Mobic is acceptable and some times advisable.
Hope u feel better. ...Read more

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Can you take Tylenol, (acetaminophen) Aleve, and Ibuprofen 600 MG together?

Can you take Tylenol, (acetaminophen) Aleve, and Ibuprofen 600 MG together?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) Aleve Ibup: Hello. Don't take Aleve and Ibuprofen at the same time. They are both NSAIDs. Taking both together can lead to unwanted side effects like severe stomach pain, GI bleeds, etc. Try staggering your medications. Take Ibuprofen (no more than 800mg). See how you do before taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) (max single dose 1000mg). Try Aleve and Tylenol (acetaminophen) stagger on the following day to compare your pain relief outcome. ...Read more

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I took aleve and was going to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) cold and sinus is it okay to take them so close together and with my reg meds synthroid valtrex floxitine?

I took aleve and was going to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) cold and sinus is it okay to take them so close together and with my reg meds synthroid valtrex floxitine?

Not recommended: Fluoxitine, Aleve and Tylenol (acetaminophen) have possible significant interaction and monitoring by your doctor is required. Always before beginning any new drug, it is important to review your medical history with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a terrible toothache, could I take naproxen and acetaminophen at the same time to ease some of the pain?

I have a terrible toothache, could I take naproxen and acetaminophen at the same time to ease some of the pain?

I would not: Unless instructed by the dentist I would not.
I would only use one or the other. Call a dentist or your family doctor or the E.R.
The cause of the pain needs to be determined and the cause treated. ...Read more

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I'm used to taking naproxen and acetaminophen together but today, in my haste, I took 400 mg ibuprofen and 500 mg naproxen. Should I worry?

I'm used to taking naproxen and acetaminophen together but today, in my haste, I took 400 mg ibuprofen and 500 mg naproxen. Should I worry?

Probably not: One dose above the recommended amount for nsaids is not likely to cause lasting damage if you are otherwise healthy. ...Read more

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Naproxen and then acetaminophen, is this okay to take?

Yes: Naproxen is an nsaid's (non steroidal anti-inflammatory medications) are very effective for mild to moderate pain. They work by inhibiting the inflammatory cascade. They work throughout the entire body.
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is also a pain reliever for mild to moderate pain. The 2 medications work by different pathways and therefore can be taken together - I would suggest alternating the two. ...Read more

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Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen at the same time?

Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen at the same time?

Yes: They can be taken together but if they're used long term, kidney function should be monitored as the combination can increase the risk of injury over time. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take naproxen and then acetaminophen?

Is it safe to take naproxen and then acetaminophen?

It is safe: There are no warnings not to take them together or separately and there is no drug interaction between these medications. Just do not take more of this medication than is recommended. ...Read more

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How many hours after takin Tylenol (acetaminophen) can u take naproxen?

No specific time: Technically, you can take Tylenol (acetaminophen) & Naproxen at the same time as they work by different mechanisms & don't interfere w/ one another. Some drs. Don't approve of taking 2 meds. Most people, if they do this, take them at least 2 hrs apart, though. Word of caution: you have high blood pressure and NSAIDS like naproxen or ibuprofen can affect your pressure & damage kidneys. Be careful taking these meds. ...Read more

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Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen sodium for pain at the same time?

See below: They typically do not pose any problems together unless you have health conditions that excludes you from taking these medicines. Check with your doctor before starting any new medications. ...Read more

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Can you safely take hydrocodone/acetaminophen with naproxen?

Yes: There is no problem mixing them as long as you take them as prescribed and have no underlying contraindications to them. ...Read more

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I took 2 hydrocodone-acetaminophen 10/500 can I take naproxen 500 mg too?

Yes: I often add an NSAID to opioid medications for acute pain. They work differently to decrease pain and inflammation. ...Read more

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How long does it take for Aleve (naproxen) to start working and is it ok to take it with acetaminophen and tramadol?

How long does it take for Aleve (naproxen) to start working and is it ok to take it with acetaminophen and tramadol?

As soon as 1/2 hr: As soon as 1/2 hr and ok to take with Acetaminophen (as long as less than 3000 mg of the latter). Tramadol and Aleve (naproxen) share chemistry and combination should be avoided. ...Read more

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