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Do you prefer Naprelan (naproxen ER) or EC Naprosyn (Naproxen DR) for post op orthopedic surgery after opioids have been stopped? What is diff.?

Do you prefer Naprelan (naproxen ER) or EC Naprosyn (Naproxen DR) for post op orthopedic surgery after opioids have been stopped? What is diff.?

As far as I kno =: -same. I never use them, more expensive and taking regular nap is 2X every 12 hrs, how simple is that. If U have tabs of 500mg U can adjust the dose according 2 Ur needs. Max dose 750mg every 12 hrs. By breaking them in half U can dose anywhere from 250mg -to 750 as need B. It is not 2 B usd aft any surgery that requires bone healing as all NSAIDS inhibit bone growth. ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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What does Aleve (naproxen) allergy do to you?

What does Aleve (naproxen) allergy do to you?

Varies: The allergy symptoms can vary from person to person, depending on the organs affected. The worst case is throat swelling leading to death. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Naproxen allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Naproxen allergy?

Naproxen allergy: Naproxen (Midol, Aleve, Naprelan) is a nonsteroidal anti-Inflammatory drug. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/naproxen. Html ...Read more

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If I have an allergy to Advil can I taje aleve (naproxen)?

If I have an allergy to Advil can I taje aleve (naproxen)?

Absolutely not: If you are allergic to one, it is almost certain you are allergic to both. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have an allergy to naproxen sodium?

Use other NSAID: Don't take any. However, there are other nsaids that you can take. Do not take Ibuprofen as this will cause a similar allergic reaction. ...Read more

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Is a humidifier helpful to Aleve (naproxen) allergy simptoms at night?

Is a humidifier helpful to Aleve (naproxen) allergy simptoms at night?

HUMID AIR IS GOOD!: Humid air is good for most inhalent allergies. The best is warm humid air, hence the reason that swimming is a good sport for people with mild asthma. Conversely, very dry cold air will worsen symptoms. ...Read more

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If I have an aspirin allergy, with gastritis, why does naproxen not cause me problems?

If I have an aspirin allergy, with gastritis, why does naproxen not cause me problems?

What are the: Symptoms? It could be rather an adverse drug reaction to aspirin and not a true allergy. If you do have true allergic reaction to aspirin, you better avoid all the NSAIDs, including naproxen, as you may very well develop a reaction later. Follow up with your allergist, or see one if you haven't already, check acaai. Org or aaaai. Org for an allergist in your area, best wishes ...Read more

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I'm taking Aleve (naproxen) for mild knee injury. While getting allergy shots will it minimize reactions? Can it mask reactions? Should I let my allergist know?

I'm taking Aleve (naproxen) for mild knee injury. While getting allergy shots will it minimize reactions? Can it mask reactions? Should I let my allergist know?

Yes. A simple phone: Call to your Dr's nurse with the above info and a call back number, if needed, can be the easiest way to get word to Doc. Aleve (naproxen) should not affect your allergy shots in any way. ...Read more

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My wife has developed a sudden allergy to nsaids and can no longer take naproxen, ponstan etc for severe period pain. Are there alternatives?

My wife has developed a sudden allergy to nsaids and can no longer take naproxen, ponstan etc for severe period pain. Are there alternatives?

Acetaminophen: Acetaminophen is available over the counter. Other pain medications will require a prescription. Consider using a birth control method to suppress periods. If she does not have periods then the pain will not come. Birth control pills, nuvaring, the depoprovera shot and Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are all options. ...Read more

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Advisable to do wisdom tooth extraction when their period just arrrived? What kind of painkiller will be prescribed to a naproxen sodium allergy ppl?

Not a problem: One's menstruation and minor surgical procedures can commingle without problems. After a review of your health history, your dental surgeon will be able to prescribe appropriate medications for pain relief other than naproxen. ...Read more

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Possible naproxen allergy? Increased bp, heart rate, intense red itch tops of feet, arms, torso. Went to dr, ekg&bp normal by arrival. Didn't link Aleve use until today, used in frequently in past.

Quite possibly: The reaction you describe certainly sounds like an allergic reaction to something you ingested, possibly the aleve (naproxen). Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids) are fairly allergenic, and you develop an allergy to something at any point. So if the timeline to your symptoms fits with aleve (naproxen) ingestion, I would be highly suspicious. Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for acute relief of current symptoms. ...Read more

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56 year-old woman notices radicular pain after taking vitamin B6 supplement for three years.....?

56 year-old woman notices radicular pain after taking vitamin B6 supplement for three years.....?

B6 toxicity is well recognized: There are a few questions that need to be asked in this case. Exactly how much B6 was the patient taking? According to recommended standards 200mg daily is the limit. Toxicity is thought to occur at levels of 1000mg. Daily and above though much lower have been reported on rare occasions (100-300mg). Secondly, what exactly was the quality of her pain? Described symptoms of neural toxicity involves sensory neuropathy described mainly as burning dysesthesias and numbness. The case talks about a RADICULOPATHY. That is typically not the same type of pain as we find in chemical toxicities. Pain in the feet could very well be dysesthesias but the history could be a bit more specific there in order to attach more positive points for B6 sequelae.

http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/16320662 ...Read more

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Can I take these 3 medicine at the same time or will it have a bad effect tramal 50mg naprosyn (naproxen) 500mg Duromine 30?

Yes, safe to take: Yes, it is safe for you to take those 3 medications at the same time. There are no interactions among those medications. ...Read more

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Is naproxen a pain medicine? For any pain?

Is naproxen a pain medicine? For any pain?

Of course: Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to relieve pain and inflammation. ...Read more

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Could the pain relieve drug Aleve (naproxen) have severe side effects like bleeding?

Could the pain relieve drug Aleve (naproxen) have severe side effects like bleeding?

Alleve: Is a nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug like Motrin and can result in excessive bleeding. ...Read more

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Is it possible for the pain relieve drug Aleve (naproxen) to have severe side effects like bleeding?

Absolutely: Aleve (naproxen) cause causes ulcers, gastritis and significant GI bleeding, especially with longer term use. ...Read more

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Why was my drug test positive for THC & cocaine when all I take is 500mg naproxen?

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Why was my drug test positive for THC & cocaine when all I take is 500mg naproxen?

False positive?: False positives have been reported with use of NSAIDs (anti-inflammatory agents). May need to repeat test. ...Read more

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Doctor gave me a prescription for anaprox (naproxen). Is this drug generally effective?

Of course: Anaprox (naproxen) is an NSAID used to treat pain, swelling, and inflammation. Always consult your doctor before taking any medication. ...Read more

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I am taking Naproxen Sodium 550mg 2x a day for 7days and Dolo-Neurobion 1x a day for 30days. Is this the right medicine for my migraine?

I am taking Naproxen Sodium 550mg 2x a day for 7days and Dolo-Neurobion 1x a day for 30days. Is this the right medicine for my migraine?

Migraine treatment: There are many good medications for migraine treatment. Migraine is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Today effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education 2) non-pharmacological management (diet, sleep hygiene, acupuncture) and 3) pharmacological (triptans, topamax, (topiramate) etc) management. Rec.:see orofacial pain or headache specialist. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Best medicines for degenerated disk & bone disease I'm on naproxen& skelaxion does not help?

Degenerated disk: Is the most common cause of neck or back pain. Usually a combination of treatments is used to help control the pain and return the function.
The treatment modalities are:
1.Patient education and self-care 2.Physical medicine 3.Injection techniques 4.Pharmacotherapy 5.Behavioral modification
rec. Interventional pain management specialist. ...Read more

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What drug should you avoid if you're allergic to naproxen sodium? And have childhood asthma?

Aspirin and NSAIDs: Naproxen is a NSAID drug and in some asthmatic patients can cause asthma exacerbations. These individuals should avoid Ibuprofen (another nsaid) and Aspirin as these drugs may also exacerbate their asthma. ...Read more

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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)?

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

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Is there a stronger combination of medicines than lyrica (pregabalin) and naproxen for treating nerve pain in the feet?

Is there a stronger combination of medicines than lyrica (pregabalin) and naproxen for treating nerve pain in the feet?

Neuropathy: Maybe a multidisciplinary or multimodality approach can optimize yor treatment. Physical therapy, maybe acupuncture, proper socks and shoes and maybe opioids. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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What drug should be more effective for gout relief: diclofenac sodium or naproxen?

Either of the two: Some people's pain can respond to one nonsteriodal and not another. ...Read more

Naproxen (Definition)

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


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Ec Naprosyn (Definition)

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