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  • Contains / Salt: Naproxen (250 mg) + Domperidone (10 mg)
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    Naproxen Information

    Naproxen is a prescription medicine. Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondylitis are some of its major therapeutic uses. Naproxen also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

    The right dosage of Naproxen depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    Common side effects of Naproxen include Belching, Bruising or discoloration. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Naproxen can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Naproxen go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    It is also important to note that Naproxen has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if Naproxen has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Naproxen related warnings section.

    Naproxen is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Asthma as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Naproxen have been discussed in the sections ahead.

    Drug reaction of Naproxen with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

    You should also be aware that Naproxen is safe while driving, and is addiction.



    Naproxen Benefits & Uses

    Naproxen is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Naproxen Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Fever
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Fever
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Fever
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 500 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


    Naproxen Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Naproxen is used -

    Moderate

    Mild

    Common

    • Belching
    • Bruising or discoloration

    Naproxen Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Naproxen safe for pregnant women?


      Naproxen shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

      Severe
    • Is the use of Naproxen safe during breastfeeding?


      Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Naproxen. It should only be taken after medical advice.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Naproxen on the Kidneys?


      Consumption of Naproxen can harm the kidneys. So it is important to take medical advice beforehand.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Naproxen on the Liver?


      Naproxen has very mild side effects on the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Naproxen on the Heart?


      You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Naproxen. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, and do as he/she suggests.

      Moderate


    Severe Interaction of Naproxen with Other Drugs

    Naproxen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate



    Naproxen Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Naproxen unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Naproxen

    • Is this Naproxen habit forming or addictive?


      No, you will not get addicted to Naproxen.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Naproxen will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Naproxen is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Naproxen cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

      No

    Naproxen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Naproxen


      Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Naproxen and food will interact.

      Unknown
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Naproxen


      Consuming Naproxen with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Naproxen

    Question about 5 years ago

    Does Naproxen cause constipation?

    Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

    Rarely, Naproxen causes constipation. However, if you are experiencing severe constipation after taking this drug then inform your doctor and take precautionary methods such as eating fibrous foods avoid spicy food and drink plenty of water to prevent constipation.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Is Naproxen a pain-killer?

    Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

    Yes, Naproxen is a pain-killer because it contains naproxen that belongs to the class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which possess analgesic (pain-killer) activity. It works by reversibly inhibiting enzymes (cyclooxygenase-1 and -2 also known as COX-1 and -2) which produces prostaglandins. Prostaglandins are responsible for causing pain in the body. Inhibition of these enzymes results in decreased synthesis of prostaglandins which provides relief to the patient from pain.

    Question over 5 years ago

    What is Naproxen?

    Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

    Naproxen is a brand name for naproxen. It is a prescription drug which belongs to the class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is mainly used in the treatment for pain, inflammation, tenderness, and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Can I take Naproxen for gout?

    Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

    Yes, Naproxen can be taken for gout since it contains naproxen that belongs to the class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which possess anti-inflammatory and analgesic (pain-killer) activity. It is ideally used for prevention of the pain and inflammation caused by arthritis, gout, and ankylosing spondylitis. Naproxen is a prescription drug, you are advised to discuss with your doctor before taking it by yourself.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Naproxen cause bleeding?

    Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

    Yes, Naproxen can cause bleeding and ulceration if taken for a long time. Do not take it longer duration than prescribed by your doctor also do not eat spicy and fried food. However, if you experience severe bleeding after consuming this medicine then do not hesitate to inform your doctor without further delay.



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