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Naproxen (Definition)

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


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Can I take both tylenol (acetaminophen) and anaprox?

Can I take both tylenol (acetaminophen) and anaprox?

12 hours appart: Anaprox is a NSAID also known as naproxen. It can cause severe GI probems and should only be used as directed. Tylenol is acetaminophen, not a nsaid. Both have side effects, like any medication. I would never take them together, and would wait 8 to 12 hours between doses. It also depends why you are taking them. If you have pain that isn't controlled, talk to your doc. ...Read more

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Naproxen and then acetaminophen, is this okay to take?

Naproxen and then acetaminophen, is this okay to take?

Yes: Naproxen is an nsaid's (non steroidal anti-inflammatory medications) are very effective for mild to moderate pain. They work by inhibiting the inflammatory cascade. They work throughout the entire body. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is also a pain reliever for mild to moderate pain. The 2 medications work by different pathways and therefore can be taken together - i would suggest alternating the two. ...Read more

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3 500mg tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 200mg ibuprofen 3 220mg naproxen?

Stomachache : That's the concentrations i thought about while answering your question. Once again, the combination of advil and aleve (naproxen) can give you a belly ache. Try not to do it again, but i don't think that anything else needs to be done at this point if it was a one time thing. ...Read more

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I took 3 acetaminophen (500mg each )and 11 naproxen (220mg) will anything happen to me?

I took 3 acetaminophen (500mg each )and 11  naproxen (220mg) will anything happen to me?

Please visit ER: Please visit an emergency department. That is a lot of naproxen ingested in 1 sitting. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take naproxen and then acetaminophen?

It is safe: There are no warnings not to take them together or separately and there is no drug interaction between these medications. Just do not take more of this medication than is recommended. ...Read more

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Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

No: It is safe to take either Naproxen or Ibuprofen with Acetaminophen as directed, but Naproxen and Ibuprofen are both nsaids and taking them will double up on the same pathways, causing increased possibility for damage, including stomach, bleeding, and kindey issues. ...Read more

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Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen at the same time?

Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen  at the same time?

Yes: They can be taken together but if they're used long term, kidney function should be monitored as the combination can increase the risk of injury over time. ...Read more

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Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Yes: The advice is not to take two nsaids together, but tylenol (acetaminophen) is not a NSAID so it can be taken with Naproxen an nsaid. We often add tylenol (acetaminophen) to an NSAID help improve pain relief. ...Read more

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How many hours after takin Tylenol (acetaminophen) can u take naproxen?

How many hours after takin Tylenol (acetaminophen) can u take naproxen?

No specific time: Technically, you can take Tylenol (acetaminophen) & Naproxen at the same time as they work by different mechanisms & don't interfere w/ one another. Some drs. don't approve of taking 2 meds.Most people, if they do this, take them at least 2 hrs apart, though. Word of caution: you have high blood pressure and NSAIDS like naproxen or ibuprofen can affect your pressure & damage kidneys. Be careful taking these meds. ...Read more

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Can you take acetaminophen and naproxen sodium for pain at the same time?

See below: They typically do not pose any problems together unless you have health conditions that excludes you from taking these medicines. Check with your doctor before starting any new medications. ...Read more

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How much naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) can you take together at once?

500mg/1000mg: Normal prescription dose of naprosyn in 500mg at one time. Usually no more than 1000mg per day. There are extended release forms of naprosyn as well. It is not recommended to take more than 1000mg of tylenol (acetaminophen) at one time and no more than 3000mg per day. ...Read more

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I have a terrible toothache, could i take naproxen and acetaminophen at the same time to ease some of the pain?

I have a terrible toothache, could i take naproxen and acetaminophen at the same time to ease some of the pain?

I would not: Unless instructed by the dentist i would not. I would only use one or the other. Call a dentist or your family doctor or the E.R. The cause of the pain needs to be determined and the cause treated. ...Read more

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