Naproz Tablet

Manufactured by: Sigmund Promedica

Contains / Salt: Naproxen (500 mg)

Prescription Required

162 people have bought this recently

Naproz Tablet

Manufactured by: Sigmund Promedica

Contains / Salt: Naproxen (500 mg)

Prescription Required

162 people have bought this recently

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip

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Naproz Information

Naproz is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondylitis. The alternative uses of Naproz have also been explained below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Naproz. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

The most common side effects of Naproz are Belching, Bruising or discoloration. Some other side effects of Naproz have been listed ahead. These side effects of Naproz are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Naproz's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Further, the section on Naproz related warnings talks about Naproz's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Naproz is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Asthma as it can result in adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Naproz are listed in the contraindications section below.

Additionally, Naproz may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Naproz is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.

  1. Naproz Benefits & Uses
  2. Naproz Dosage & How to Take
  3. Naproz Side Effects
  4. Naproz Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Naproz with Other Drugs
  6. Naproz Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Naproz
  8. Naproz Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Naproz Benefits & Uses

Naproz is used to treat the following -

  1. Fever
  2. Headache
  3. Joint Pain
  4. Muscle Pain
  5. Osteoarthritis
  6. Rheumatoid Arthritis Primary
  7. Spondylitis Primary
  8. Gout
  9. Knee Pain
  10. Wrist Pain
  11. Leg Pain
  12. Chikungunya
  13. Bursitis
  14. Back Pain
  15. Slipped Disc
  16. Foot Pain
  17. Sciatica
  18. Fractured Ankle
  19. Fractured Bones
  20. Fractured Breastbone
  21. Fractured Collarbone
  22. Fractured Elbow
  23. Fractured Eye Socket
  24. Fractured Finger
  25. Fractured Foot
  26. Fractured Forearm
  27. Fractured Hand
  28. Fractured Hip
  29. Fractured Jaw
  30. Fractured Lower Leg
  31. Fractured Nose
  32. Fractured Rib
  33. Fractured Toe
  34. Fractured Upper Arm
  35. Fractured Upper Leg
  36. Fractured Wrist
  37. Sprain
  38. Heel Pain
  39. Spondylosis
  40. Varicocele
  41. Testicular Pain
  42. Tendon Injury
  43. Separated Shoulder
  44. Finger injury
  45. Migraine
  46. Cervical Pain
  47. Bone Pain
  48. Costochondritis
  49. Bunions
  50. Bone Spur
  51. Spine Fracture
  52. Rib Pain
  53. Spinal Pain
  54. Muscle Tear
  55. Pinched Nerve (और पढ़ें - नस दबने की समस्या दूर करने के घरेलू उपाय)

Naproz Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Naproz

Naproxen

Naproz Side Effects

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

  1. Abdominal Pain Mild
  2. Constipation Moderate
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Epigastric Pain
  5. Flatulence Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Indigestion Mild
  8. Skin Rash Mild
  9. Loss of appetite
  10. Bloating or fullness
  11. Belching
  12. Bruising or discoloration
  13. Headache Mild
  14. Dyspepsia
  15. Gastritis Moderate
  16. Peripheral Edema
  17. Glossitis

Naproz Related Warnings

Is the use of Naproz safe for pregnant women?

Naproz should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Naproz safe during breastfeeding?

Naproz may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Naproz on the Kidneys?

Use of Naproz may be dangerous for kidney. Do not use it without doctor advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Naproz on the Liver?

Naproz is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Naproz on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Naproz with Other Drugs

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

Naproz Contraindications

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

  1. Allergy
  2. Heart Disease
  3. Kidney Disease
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Asthma
  6. Thrombocytopenia and ITP
  7. Anemia

Frequently asked Questions about Naproz

Is this Naproz habit forming or addictive?

Naproz does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Naproz since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Naproz should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Naproz for mental disorders.

No

Naproz Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Naproz

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Naproz together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Naproz

Taking Naproz with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

Severe

Naproz FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Is Naproz safe to use?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS , Other

Yes, Naproz is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as abdominal pain, drowsiness, and flatulence. If you experience above-mentioned side effects after taking this medicine then inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question almost 2 years ago

How long can I safely take Naproz?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS , Diabetology

Take Naproz as advised by your doctor. However, long-term use is not recommended because this medicine contains naproxen which belongs to the class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Use of Naproz for a long time can be associated with gastrointestinal ulcers and bleeding. Hence take this medicine as prescribed do not exceed unnecessarily.

Question over 1 year ago

Is Naproz a pain-killer?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Yes, Naproz 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 about 2 years ago

How to take Naproz?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

Naproz can be taken 1-2 times in a day or as advised by your doctor. It can be taken with food or milk to avoid nausea and other stomach related problem. Precautions must be taken in patients with heart diseases, peptic ulcer, and improper liver or kidney function. You should strictly take this drug if prescribed only.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Naproz on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

No, Naproz should not be discontinued without doctors advice. Since it is a prescription drug, you are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

Naproz Price and Pack Size

Naproz Tablet

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