- 1 Overview
- 2 Usage
- 3 Frequently Asked Questions
- 4 How Do I Take It?
- 5 Precautions
- 6 Common Side-Effects
- 7 Serious Side-Effects
- 8 Rare Side-Effects
- 9 Disease Interactions
- 10 Technical Classification
- 11 Storage Conditions
- 12 Available Alternatives
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OverviewNAPROXEN SODIUM is a Schedule H drug.
Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Naproxen is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by conditions such as arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, tendinitis, bursitis, gout, or menstrual cramps. The delayed-release or extended-release tablets are slower-acting forms of naproxen that are used only for treating chronic conditions such as arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis. These forms will not work fast enough to treat acute pain.
UsageNAPROXEN SODIUM is generally used to treat: Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Tendinitis, Bursitis, Gout
Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Not Safe
Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Not Safe
Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe
Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Ask your doctor
Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Check with your Doctor first
How Do I Take It?NAPROXEN SODIUM is generally taken With Food.
Route of Administration: Oral
PrecautionsCaution should be exercised in patients with
Common Side-EffectsNAPROXEN SODIUM : Abdomen Upset Stomach, Nausea, Heartburn, Head Headache, Drowsiness, Dizziness
Serious Side-EffectsNAPROXEN SODIUM : Easy Bruising, Difficulty Swallowing, Ringing In Ears, Mood Swings, Stiff Neck, Ankles Swelling, Fatigue (tiredness), Weight Gain
Rare Side-EffectsNAPROXEN SODIUM : Skin Rash, Vomit, Loss Of Appetite, Eyes Yellow Eyes, Difficulty Breathing, Body Itching, Face Swelling
Disease InteractionsNAPROXEN SODIUM can interfere with: Asthma, Congestive Heart Disease, Hypertension, Edema, Peptic Ulcer, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Duodenitis, Gastritis, Alcoholism, Colitis, Gastroenteritis, Dermatitis, Acute Renal Failure, Hyponatremia, Acute Liver Failure, Cerebrovascular Insufficeincy, Myocardial Infarction, Ischemic Heart Disease, Hypernatremia, Anemia, Hyperkalemia, Thrombocytopathy, Thrombocytopenia, Vitamin K Deficiency
Technical ClassificationNAPROXEN SODIUM is categorized as: NONSTEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY AGENTS / ANALGESICS / CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM AGENTS
Storage ConditionsRoom Temperature (Between 15 To 25 C)
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