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How long past the expiratiin date of an OTC med are they still effective. For example a bottle of Aleve (naproxen) a year past the labeled date.

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Dr. William Newton
Pain Management

In brief: Throw it out

Meds are usually only good for a year. It is not recommended to take them after that time.
Go buy some new ones.

In brief: Throw it out

Meds are usually only good for a year. It is not recommended to take them after that time.
Go buy some new ones.
Dr. William Newton
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