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Can i take Aleve (naproxen) before Advil wears off?

Can i take Aleve (naproxen) before Advil wears off?

avoid mixing: Neither metaphors nor nsaids should be mixed. Use one or the other. ...Read more

Naproxen (Definition)

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


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Could i purchase Advil (ibuprofen) without id?

Could i purchase Advil (ibuprofen) without id?

Advil (ibuprofen) purchase: Advil (ibuprofen) (plain, not sinus) can be purchased without identification. ...Read more

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How many aleve OTC equal a anaprox (naproxen)?

How many aleve OTC equal a anaprox (naproxen)?

See below: One tablet (220mg of naproxen sodium) of Aleve contains 200 mg of naproxen which is the active ingredient. An Anaprox tablet (275 mg naproxen sodium) contains 250 mg of naproxen, therefore 1 tablet of Anaprox is equivalent to 1 &¼ (1.25) tablets of Aleve. ...Read more

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Is there any muscle relaxer medication overthe counter? Don't have insurance. Ibuprofen, advil, Aleve (naproxen) doesn't work.

Is there any muscle relaxer medication overthe counter?  Don't have insurance. Ibuprofen, advil, Aleve (naproxen)  doesn't work.

There is none.: Muscle relaxants are typically prescription medications. These are generally prescribed based on the physician's evaluation. ...Read more

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Can you alternate ibuprofen and aleve (naproxen)?

Can you alternate ibuprofen and aleve (naproxen)?

Not advisable: These agents work best by establishing and maintaining a therapeutic blood level. Starting and stopping prevents this effective level. ...Read more

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Cam sudefed be taken wiith advil (ibuprofen)?

Cam sudefed be taken wiith advil (ibuprofen)?

Yes: A person who has no problem taking sudafed decongestant, and who has no problem taking advil (ibuprofen) pain and fever reliever, can take the two medicines together at the same time if she wishes. ...Read more

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Can you take Aleve (naproxen) while using a Lidoderm patch?

Can you take Aleve (naproxen) while using a Lidoderm patch?

Yes: No problem using these together. Do not combine Aleve (naproxen) with aspirin, blood thinners, or prescription NSAIDS. If you develop stomach problems stop Aleve (naproxen) and talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil or Aleve (naproxen) or aspirin or naproxe? Iam allergic from ibuprofen

Can i take Advil or Aleve (naproxen) or aspirin or naproxe? Iam allergic from ibuprofen

See PCP re meds ?: Advil and Ibuprofen are the same thing so if you have a true allergy to the product then you cannot take an NSAID till cleared by an allergist. Aleve (naproxen) and Naproxen are the same product, they are also nsaids while Aspirin belongs to a different family of drugs and can also be used if deemed appropriate by your pcp. See your pcp to clarify as to what meds you can and cannot take. ...Read more

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Can you take Bayer asprin 81 mg and take aleve (naproxen)?

See below: If taken too close together, the aleve (naproxen) may interfere with the caridoprotective benefit of baby aspirin. ...Read more

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Is Advil or Aleve (naproxen) better?

Is Advil or Aleve (naproxen) better?

Pretty similar: But some people like one or the other more. ...Read more

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Can Aleve (naproxen) help paraesthesia?

Can Aleve (naproxen) help paraesthesia?

Non-specific: Paresthesias may have the pain components partially relieved by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, but the important element here is to determine why you are having paresthesias. ...Read more

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Is taking Aleve everyday safe? Aleve

May not be : It may not be safe if you have damage or weakness on the inner lining of the gi tract. ...Read more

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I took 3 Aleve at once, I am scared what will happen?

Wait it out: Why did you take three pills? if you were trying to hurt yourself, you need to seek counseling. Taking three pills once will not do lasting damage, however why you did that needs to be addressed. ...Read more

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I took 3 Aleve at once, I was wondering what will happen?

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

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I took 2 aleve at 4pm, and now took 2 more pills at 11:45pm - the bottle says no more than 3 pills in a day. I'm 5'0" and 100lbs. Am I going to be ok?

You should be fine: but always read package instructions before taking any medication. This package probably said take ONE pill at a time. If you didn't have any stomach discomfort, you are lucky. WIth any of the NSAIDs be sure you have food in your stomach. Good luck. ...Read more

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What happens if you take17 aspirin and 3 aleve ?

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What happens if you take17 aspirin and 3 aleve
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Acute Overdose: If a person accidentally or intentionally takes a very large dose of aspirin at one time, it's called an acute overdose. Seek emergency medical attention if you have overdosed on an NSAID. ...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 i take mucinex d and aleve at the same time?

Can i take mucinex d and aleve at the same time?

Interactions?: 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

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What would happen if I crushed and aleve and mixed with water and took it ?

No problems: Aleve has a long half life, it is not a special form of the pill/capsule that makes it last long, so crushing it and swallowing it will not effect it. This is commonly done to persons with swallowing difficulties or feeding tubes. ...Read more

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My cycle started today, and I just took 4 aleve at once, is that bad? What will happen to me?

Aleve/menses: Taking 4 aleve today probably will treat your pain and discomfort today without side effects. No further med should be taken today and 24 hrs from now. Sometimes in some people bleeding/bruising can occur, emesis, diarrhea. Just observe for now. ...Read more

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I took 3 aleve and 2 midols in the same day before the affects could wear off, will i overdoes?

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

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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?

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 clinician: You can try an H2 Blocker along with mylanta / maalox. However, if your symptoms are that severe, you should see your clinician asap to evaluate for a possible peptic ulcer. ...Read more

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This heacache has lasted ALL day. It was gradual. I woke up with it but the pain got worse over the course of the day. I took one Aleve, but it didn't help much.

Headache: A steady headache, nonthrobbing, generalized, associated with neck and shoulder pain is very characteristic of a tension muscle contraction headache. You could add Tylenol to the Aleve for pain relief. Massage, muscle relaxant and stress reduction all help. See your MD if no relief, headache worsens or development of vomiting or visual disturbance. ...Read more

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Is celebrex (celecoxib) safer than aleve?

Is celebrex (celecoxib) safer than aleve?

yes: Less GI damage, especially in people over age 51. Cardiac risk has been controversial - possibly noted if 200 mg taken twice a day, but not if 400 mg taken once a day. ...Read more

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What is safer? Celebrex (celecoxib) or aleve?

See details: Celebrex (celecoxib) has a much lower risk for GI irritation than aleve. However, aleve may have a lower cardiac risk although the risk for Celebrex (celecoxib) may be extremely low as well. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 3 aleves (naproxen) at a time?

No: This is considered an overdose of the medication. If you are having that much pain and inflammation, consult your doctor for a proper dosage of medicine or a prescription. ...Read more

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What happens if you take too much aleve (naproxen)?

No!: Can cause kidney problems as well as bleeding it the gastrointestinal system (e.g. Stomach). ...Read more

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What happens when someone takes too much aleve (naproxen)?

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

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