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Extra Strength Aleve
I took 3 tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength and 3 aleve. All at once what will happen. I took them thinkin it would fix my chest pain but than realised they are similar things. Why will happen?
Too high a dose: Both doses are too high and above the recommended maximums of 2 tablets at a time. ...Read more
My pain is severe. I took 2 aleve. Would it be ok to take 1 Tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength?
No reports: Dangerous interactions are not listed, but you may want to see a professional for any severe pain especially if it is new. At least ask a pharmacist for an opinion about your condition as viewed by them. ...Read more
Can I alternate 440 mg of aleve with extra strength Tylenol (acetaminophen)? And how many hours in between the 2? Thank you!
Yes: There is no interaction between the two. ...Read more
I woke up with severe back pain so I took 2 extra strength advil, it worked till I got off work. I have Aleve (naproxen) but I have been drinking, can I take it?
After knee replacement can I take Aleve and extra strength Tylenol (acetaminophen) to get off Narco?
What medicine works the best for pinched nerve in the leg? Can robaxin help? I have ibuprofen, naproxen and extra strength tylenol (acetaminophen)...Which one?
I took two aleves (naproxen) around seven pm can I take 1/2 of a cyclobenzaprine? The strenght is 10mg
Yes: As long as it was ordered by your doctor for you. ...Read more
Yes: There should be no issues.Get a more detailed answer ›
I fell on ice today, my bad knee took the brunt of it. It is swollen and painful and my kneecap has extra movement and crunchy. No health insurance, would taking aleve and waiting to see if it get better ok? Other injuries but this seems the worst.
On 25mg tramadol + 2 xtra strngth tylenol/3 Aleve (naproxen) (alternate) every 4 hrs for neck disc last 2 yrs. Heart rate now @120. Er says heart ok. Think meds?
No: This is unlikely to be related to any of those meds. ...Read more
Well: Usually this is OK to do once. When taking more than the over the counter dose consult a physician in person you can do a Healthtap visit and get specific advice ...Read more
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
About the same: The onset time for these should both be about 30 minutes. ...Read more
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
No, UR are pretty saf: These doses are not all that high to worry about overdosing. You are pretty safe if you do not do this again. ...Read more
I have around 185g of caffeine in my body right now and I took 2 Aleve within 2 hours of each other. Am I okay?
Can't tell from here: ...but your stomach may be upset from that combination. ...Read more
I have took 2 Aleve two days in a row and have had the worst case of gastritis since (going on day 5).how can I heal it?
See details: The are different nsaids. Naproxen is a proprionic acid derivative while Celebrex (celecoxib) is a cox 2 inhibitor. There one common feature is there anti-inflammatory and pain relieving properties. Celebrex (celecoxib) has less GI risk and Naproxen may possibly have less cardiac risk. ...Read more
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