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I haven't taken my naproxen in a couple of day and now have a headache and feel nauseated is this withdrawal?

I haven't taken my naproxen in a couple of day and now have a headache and feel nauseated is this withdrawal?

Possible: The nonsteriodal class (including ibuprofen) can cause "rebound headaches" after cessation, if they were being taken on a consistent basis. If headaches persist or new neurological symptoms occur, would contact your primary physician. ...Read more

Naproxen (Definition)

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


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Will naproxen or orphenadrine help with opiate / kratom withdrawal?

Will naproxen or orphenadrine help with opiate / kratom withdrawal?

NO: Opiate withdrawal should be treated by a SAP (Substance Abuse Professional). ..ask your PCP (Primary Care Provider) for a referral ASAP!
Hope this helps and Good Luck!
Dr Z ...Read more

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What is naproxen use for?

What is naproxen use for?

Pain/swelling: It is a non- steroidal antiinflammatory mediciation: use with caution. ...Read more

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How effective is naproxen?

As good as any: There are at least a dozen antiinflammatory meds on the market. Naproxen is effective but not for everyone. The reason there are so many medications is because not one is uniquely superior to the others. One person will "swear" by Naproxen while another says it "does nothing for me". ...Read more

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What is anaprox (naproxen) for?

NSAID (Aleve): Naproxen is used to relieve pain from various conditions such as headaches, muscle aches, tendonitis, dental pain. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: naproxen?

Please describe the medication: naproxen?

See below: Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It inhibits cyclooxygenase thus reducing prostaglandin and thromboxane synthesis. ...Read more

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What are the effects of anaprox (naproxen)?

Anaprox (naproxen): This is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory - so it will reduce pain, reduce swelling, it may irritate your stomach also. It will also reduce fever. ...Read more

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Is there any medication safer than naproxen?

As far as NSAIDs?: Naproxen in a recent danish study proved safer for the heart than all other non steroidal ant-inflammatory drugs, even compared to placebo. It will replace some of my other go to drugs. But there are caveats. It can irritate the stomach. It does negate aspirins cardio-protection. It can cause a decrement in renal function in some patients! ...Read more

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Can I continue taking Naproxen and fishoils?

In a way, if followed: Those 2 medications can be taken together, but continuing use of any medication, especially an NSAID like Naprosyn, (naproxen) should be followed and monitored regularly by a health care provider, as long term use may lead to kidney and/or gastrointestinal side effects. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What would happen if I took two naproxen 500mg?

GI upset.: The mechanism of NSAIDs, which if used in high doses, can cause GI upset and GI bleeding, weakens the protective covering of the stomach. Generally not recommended to take 2 naproxen, but would likely not cause a toxic reaction if it occurs once. ...Read more

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I took 10 500mg pills of naproxen so what should I expect?

I hope: I hope that you didn't take all 10 at once! You should only take 1 every 12 hrs - taking it more frequently increases your risk of kidney damage and gastritis! Both are very serious. If you are taking it properly, you should notice a decrease in inflammation/pain. ...Read more

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What would happen if I took way too much aleve (naproxen)?

GI and kidney proble: The major risks involve GI (ulcers and bleeds) and damage to the kidneys. Nsaids such as Naproxen (aleve) should never be taken in doses higher than recommended. ...Read more

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Can naproxen make you drowsy?

NO: This is not a usual side effect of naproxyn. ...Read more

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Can I take naproxen with Plan B?

Drug interactions.: PER Drugs. Com drug interaction checker there are no clinically significant interactions btwn Naproxen and Plan B. There is a never a complete guarantee however. ...Read more

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Can naproxen give you a headache?

Yes: Headache can occur as a side effect in 15% of people. REF: https://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/naproxen-side-effects. Html ...Read more

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How to taper off aleve (naproxen)?

Taper not necessary: You do not have to taper this med. ...Read more

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How do Valium and naproxen differ?

Worlds apart: Valium is a tranquilizer and Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory med. They could not be more different. ...Read more

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What's stronger codeine or naproxen?

It depends: It depends on what you are treating. Both can be effective for pain but only Naproxen can treat inflammation. ...Read more

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Is naproxen good for osteo arthitis?

Naproxen: It can help with osteoarthritis. consult with your doctor about the right dose. It can cause stomach ulcers, and may affect your kidney function if taken for a long time in big doses. ...Read more

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Aleve (naproxen) for swelling, okay?

Aleve (naproxen) for swelling, okay?

Possibly: What kind of swelling. It depends on the cause. ...Read more

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Can you mix naproxen with prasugrel?

Kinda: No major issue. Thing is if the individual takes Prasugrel he likely had a PCI done. If such is the case NSAIDs are not recommended on patients with CAD.

SO the reason of not taking these 2 together is not because of a bad interaction, it isjust that people with CAD should not take Naproxen. ...Read more

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What can be side effects of naproxen?

Naproxen: Heartburn, bleeding from gastritis and /or ulcers. There is an effect on kidney function as well and on bleeding (so you may notice bruising in the skin). ...Read more

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Does Aleve (naproxen) make you drowsy?

Does Aleve (naproxen) make you drowsy?

Typically, no: But if you had kidney problems, I could see how pushing your kidney over the edge could. ...Read more

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