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Medicine For Aleve Overdose
Aleve overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug / substance is used. O/D sx's may include: Agitation, confusion, Blurred vision, Coma, Convulsions, Diarrhea, Dizziness, Drowsiness * severe headache. REF: https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1NHXL_enUS685US685&q=aleve+overdose+symptoms&oq=aleve+overdose+symptoms&gs_l=psy-ab.12...0.0.0.70126.96.36.199.0.0.0.0.0..0.0.foo%2Cnso-ehuqi%3D1%2 ...Read more
How many Aleve (naproxen) can you take before you overdose and what are the symptoms of an overdose?
A question: Like that one begs another...Why do you want to know? I hesitate answering for fear of what might be done with that information. Would rather refer that person asking to their local crisis line or nearest ed where they might discuss the need to know this...I wish them the best. ...Read more
NSAID toxicity: well it depends how much aleve (naproxen) you have ingesteted, in general if you consume 100mg/kg of the NSAId it will unlikely to cause any sx but dosage more than 400 mg/kg can cause toxicity. it may case renal failure, CNS symptoms, cardivascular toxicity and may lead to its collapse, hypothermia, sllergic reaction, hematological toxicity like aplastic anemia. ...Read more
Can anyone provide a weight/height based chart for common drug dosages: Aleve, Ibuprofen, etc.?
For childern: For adults they are standard doses based usually on a 70 kg man. Always best to look up doses and double check them each time anyway. ...Read more
I have taken 10 Aleve (naproxen) in the past 6 hours for pain and I am not showing any symptoms for overdose, will I be okay?
Call 911: Go immediately to the Emergency Room. I think you took too many. ...Read more
How many Aleve (naproxen) can you take before you overdose and what are the symptoms of an overdose? It's for a friend she just took like 6 220 ml and i'm scared
How many aleve (naproxen) does it take to leathally overdose? I feel as if my friend has taken too many and is planning to harm herself and I want to know for sure it isn't like some stock up or true attempt.
Speak to your: Friend's parents about your concerns or have your parents or a teacher they like talk to them. Your friend may get angry, but you may be saving their life. If they are depressed soaking to a professional can help. If they overdose on pills they could die or become disabled for life. Don't delay make sure they get help. ...Read more
Hello is it normal to have blood in your stool when you're taking new medicines such as Aleve (naproxen) or mixing prescribed medicine with aleve (naproxen)?
NOT GOOD, stop Aleve (naproxen): Never, unless with a doctor's expressed advice, mix medicines. Aleve (naproxen) is an effective inhibitor of platelet function so it can make you bleed. Aleve (naproxen) can cause ulcers (anywhere in the GI tract), which can then bleed. Stop the Aleve (naproxen) at once, and seek medical attention now before a little bleed turns into a life-threatening one. ...Read more
I have chills and slight nausea. What medicine should I take- Aleve for the bad fever or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for the allergy?
Perhaps both: You could take both but you didn't mention any specific allergy symptoms. Nausea could easily be a symptom of infection. And chills are not a symptom of allergy. In that case Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will only make you sleepy. It's not a very good medication for nausea. Take your Ibuprofen and go to bed. ...Read more