Is naproxen good for upper back pain?

Naproxen. Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory medication. It's commonly used for pain.
Yes. Naproxen belongs to a group of medications called non-steroidal anti-inflammatories. They are good for pain in general but be sure to have them on a full stomach.

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