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Does taking Aleve (naproxen) cause more bruising?
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In brief: It could
Aleve (naproxen) is an nsaid- a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug.
This class of medications can increase bleeding in the skin- thus the bruise.

In brief: It could
Aleve (naproxen) is an nsaid- a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug.
This class of medications can increase bleeding in the skin- thus the bruise.
Dr. Joseph Newman
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Dr. Brian Macy
Family Medicine
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In brief: 1
Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory and has the potential to cause easy bruising.
Usually, the benefits outweigh the risk of short term usage.

In brief: 1
Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory and has the potential to cause easy bruising.
Usually, the benefits outweigh the risk of short term usage.
Dr. Brian Macy
Dr. Brian Macy
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