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Great question. Both of these medications can be used to treat pain. They are not similar in how they work though. Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory...
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Naprosyn is NOT a narcotic. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication, just like Aleve; similar to ibuprofen.
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Cold compresses may be better, but it would be safe to take Naprosyn for the discomfort. I don't know if these blisters are herpetic or not. Many...
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No, they are entirely different drugs, but both have anti-inflammatory properties.
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Two different drugs.....they can be used at the same time.
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This medication is used to treat the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis when there is a high...
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In the United States, by law, all medications must show an expiration date.  The shelf life for Naproxen 500 mg. is thirty-six...
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If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing...
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Yes, you can take naproxen and pseudoephedrine at the same time. There are no negative interactions reported between these two medications. Always...
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I'm sorry to hear you're in pain. Uncontrolled pain can negatively affect almost every aspect of life.If you're in chronic pain that is...
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If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing...
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Naproxen is used to relieve mild to moderate pain from various conditions. It also reduces pain, swelling, and joint stiffness from arthritis. This...
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Naproxen is used to relieve pain from various conditions such as headaches, muscle aches, tendonitis, dental pain, and menstrual cramps. It also...
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If you are taking this drug on a regular schedule (not just "as needed") and you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the...