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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Daypro (Overview)

Daypro is a pain medication.


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How long does daypro (oxaprozin) take to get completely out of your system?

How long does daypro (oxaprozin) take to get completely out of your system?

Couple of Days: But you may have consequences like high blood pressure, GI damage or bleeding tendencies that last far longer. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
33 doctors shared insights

Daypro (Overview)

Daypro is a pain medication.


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I was prescribed oxaprozin. Would it have neg. Side effects?

I was prescribed oxaprozin. Would it have neg. Side effects?

Potential. Uncommon: All meds have potential side effects, & this is no different. Potential side effects of this type of med include GI upset, ulcers/gastritis, kidney probs, elevated blood pressure, fluid retention, rash, abnormal liver tests, ringing in your ears, & more. If this sounds long, don't be surprised, most meds have similarly long lists of potential but uncommon side effects. Do risk-benefit analysis. ...Read more

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Daypro, (oxaprozin) how long does it take to work?

Daypro, (oxaprozin) how long does it take to work?

Several Days: Daypro (oxaprozin) has a long half life of about 22 hrs. This means that it will take several days to reach a steady state level in the body. It is this steady state level that needs to be achieved to determine efficacy. Most likely 3-4 days before you will notice some relief. ...Read more

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Took this daypro (oxaprozin). Dont know who to ask about its dosage and do you have any side effects as well?

Took this daypro (oxaprozin). Dont know who to ask about its dosage and do you have any side effects as well?

Daypro – oxaprozin: side effects can include: abdominal pain, indigestion, bloating,belching, ^'ed gas, constipation, loose stools, nausea, vomiting, ringing in ears, hearing loss, insomnia, sedation, rash, v appetite, weight loss, Vomiting coffee ground -like material, black & tarry or bloody stool, frequent,painful or difficult urination, decreased urine, weakness, fatigue, ^ bleeding/ bruising or headache. ...Read more

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Daypro, (oxaprozin) how long does it take to work?

Several Days: Daypro (oxaprozin) has a long half life of about 22 hrs. This means that it will take several days to reach a steady state level in the body. It is this steady state level that needs to be achieved to determine efficacy. Most likely 3-4 days before you will notice some relief. ...Read more

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How long b4 daypro (oxaprozin) gets out of ur system?

Long half life: The half life is 22 hrs. It takes 5 half lives to be essentially out of your system. Thus almost 5 days with daypro (oxaprozin). ...Read more

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How long does daypro (oxaprozin) take to get completely out of your system?

Couple of Days: But you may have consequences like high blood pressure, GI damage or bleeding tendencies that last far longer. ...Read more

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Took this daypro (oxaprozin). Dont know who to ask about its dosage and do you have any side effects as well?

Daypro – oxaprozin: side effects can include: abdominal pain, indigestion, bloating,belching, ^'ed gas, constipation, loose stools, nausea, vomiting, ringing in ears, hearing loss, insomnia, sedation, rash, v appetite, weight loss, Vomiting coffee ground -like material, black & tarry or bloody stool, frequent,painful or difficult urination, decreased urine, weakness, fatigue, ^ bleeding/ bruising or headache. ...Read more

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Is daypro (oxaprozin) good for arthritis?

Is daypro (oxaprozin) good for arthritis?

Yes.: No more effective than other nsaids, but indiviudals can benefit from one drug over another. Generic Oxaprozin is indicated for RA & oa: osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis: the recommended dose of Daypro (oxaprozin) for the relief of the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis is 1200 mg (two 600 mg tablets) once a day. Side effects are similar to other drugs of it's class. ...Read more

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Can you take meloxicam if you are on daypro (oxaprozin)?

Can you take meloxicam if you are on daypro (oxaprozin)?

No: Thjey are in the same group of medications: nonsteroidal antinflammnatory drugs. You should not take 2 drugs in the same class. ...Read more

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What pain meds can I use for things like headaches while taking daypro (oxaprozin)?

What pain meds can I use for things like headaches while taking daypro (oxaprozin)?

It's a short list...: Tylenol (acetaminophen) or tylenol with codeine; ultram (tramadol) are reasonable alternatives to consider in addition to .Daypro. More exotic would be a prescription medication such as the anti-migraine triptans group or butalbital/acetaminophen/caffeine preparation or certain injectable pain relievers more common to emergency departments or hospitalized illnesses. ...Read more

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How long after taking aspirin should I wait to take daypro (oxaprozin)?

How long after taking aspirin should I wait to take daypro (oxaprozin)?

Aspirin: There is little reason for delay if the Aspirin dose has been small (example prophylaxis for cad). Daypro (oxaprozin) can be started 24 hrs later if Aspirin dose is therapeutic for antiinflammatory reasons (example rheumatoid arthritis, where 8-10 Aspirin might be used per day). If there is renal insufficiency a longer delay might be necessary. ...Read more

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How long after taking aspirin should one wait to take daypro (oxaprozin)?

How long after taking aspirin should one wait to take daypro (oxaprozin)?

Depends on dose: Aspirin and Daypro (oxaprozin) are nsaids (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Aspirin inhibits platelets more. Platelets are needed for blood clotting. Both agents can irritate stomach lining. So taking both at the same time can increase the risk for stomach bleeding, etc. However, it is generally safe to combine baby Aspirin with another NSAID in patients who have heart disease. Wait at least one day. ...Read more

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How does daypro (oxaprozin) compare to vicodin for chronic pain?

How does daypro (oxaprozin) compare to vicodin for chronic pain?

It would be my choic: I would try generic Daypro (oxaprozin) first. Their are many options other than narcottics. They are the tereatment of last resort in chronic pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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Oxaprozin (Definition)

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