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Norco And Aleve
My L knee gave out and fell down. It's swollen&sharp pain on side. Dr put me on Norco 10/325. I took one 4 hr ago. Can I take aleve (naproxen) with Norco again.
Need more info: How long ago was this fall? Since when with pain requiring pain killers? If greater than 3 days, needs to be seen again. ...Read more
I'm taking Prednisone 10 Mg 2 tabs /Am 3 days. Can I take aleve (naproxen) with it. I'm taking norco 10/325 for Knee Pain. Do I need call my doctor. Thanks?
Prednisone (steroid): Norco (acetaminophen and oxycodone--a narcotic) and Aleve (naproxen) (NonSteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug) all work it different ways to alleviate inflammation & pain. In theory, they could all be used together, but, since you're in THAT much pain, yes, you should run this by your doctor. Best wishes! Dr. Anne. ...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
Just plain aleve: Is fine with hydroxyzine. Not aleve pm or other combo aleve preparations ...Read more
Clarify: Please resubmit and let us know how many hours are in between. I don't have a way to know if that was 3 am or 3 pm and what time it was when you submitted the question. ...Read more
Aleve Nyquil Nexium (esomeprazole): Hello. When you take Aleve, are you normally taking it with Nexium (esomeprazole)? Ingredients in Nyquil shouldn't negatively interact with Aleve and Nexium (esomeprazole). You can always stagger your medications by taking Aleve with your Nexium (esomeprazole) first. Wait 60 or so minutes and then take Nyquil if you are still concerned about interactions. Hope your cold resolves soon! ...Read more
No contraindication: No contraindication.Get a more detailed answer ›
A day or so: Aleve-d is a 12-hour formulation, so the medicines are intended to be there for 1/2 day. If you allow another 1/2 day, the majority of the medicines should be metabolized and gone. ...Read more
Avoid this: Since you are already taking Ibuprofen you should not take aleve. They are both nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and should not be taken together at the same time. If you are having fever take aspirin or tylenol (acetaminophen) or drink fluids and let the antibiotic start to work. ...Read more
Now: Can take aspirin now, instead of next dose of Aleve. Do not take both going forward - the side effects are additive, the pain control less so. ...Read more
Is taking one Aleve pill and one Zoloft (sertraline) pill at the same time generally considered safe?
Yes: There should be no problem.Get a more detailed answer ›
My doctor told me to take 4 Aleve a day - 2 in the morning and 2 at night resulting in 880mg a day. Is that safe?
Naprosyn: Up to 1000ish MG a day for 6 weeks if you have no medical problems is probably okay ...Read more
Pt. On Xarelto, Humera, Bravecto, Crestor, (rosuvastatin) and Aleve. What do these meds suggest as to why they are being taken?
I accidentally took a unisom instead of an Aleve. Being that it's day time, is there anything I can take to cancel it out? Like a vitamin or something
No: Nothing to cancel it out and you may be sleepy but it will pass. Best to avoid driving or operating machines. ...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
Dental appointment: See your dentist for a dental examination to determine the cause and treat your dental discomfort. The dentist will prescribe pain medication if needed in addition. The pain will only be masked by self prescribing pain medication without treatment and the outcome would only be transient. ...Read more