Menstrual Cramps

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Dysmenorrhea (or dysmenorrhoea) is a gynaecology medical condition of pain during menstruation that interferes with daily activi...
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Ibuprofen 3,720 Acetaminophen 3,318 Tylenol 1,781
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Aleve vs Aspirin for Menstrual Cramps

Aleve
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Aspirin
Other name: Naproxen (Naproxen)
Other name: Baby Aspirin (Baby Aspirin)
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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Aspirin (United States Adopted Name), also known as acetylsalicylic acid ( abbreviated ASA), is a salicylate medication, often used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as an antipyretic to reduce fever, and as an anti-inflamma...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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Aspirin (United States Adopted Name), also known as acetylsalicylic acid ( abbreviated ASA), is a salicylate medication, often used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as an antipyretic to reduce fever, and as an anti-inflamma...
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I used to take Aleve for my menstrual cramps and...
" ...for some stupid reason aspirin just never got through my thick skull! ~ I will never, ever, ever, ever make that mistake again. Though before pan-colitis I used to take Aleve for my menstrual cramps... "

is more \"shelf stable\". Tylenol and Aleve do nothing for m...
" ...daily. I don't mind aspirin - and it is good for me because it thins my ...more \"shelf stable\". Tylenol and Aleve... "

got Aleve once. Its didn't work any better than aspirin....
" I think I got Aleve once. Its didn't work any better than aspirin. ...organ it attacks, but I... "

take Tylenol or Aleve (allergic to aspirin), and a multi...
" ...finish drinking, I also take Tylenol or Aleve (allergic to aspirin), and a multi before i go to bed. When I wake up I down another Gatorade & Multi. If anything, I've only had a slight headache in... "

anaphylaxis\" response to taking Aleve (Naproxen). But afte...
" ...after I had a \"anaphylaxis\" response to taking Aleve (Naproxen). But after having my ...and never had an issue with Aspirin/Ibuprofen before. Is it possible that I'm not even allergic to aspirin per-se... "

Aleve during events has been very good. Substantial impr...
" ...not a medical expert. My experience with Aleve during events has been very good. Substantial improvement in comfort, ...ill effects. I'l also used aspirin and for me, it does not work... "

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has many proponents, too. All three of those have pain- reli...
" ...not work for me. I prefer aspirin. \"Vitamin I\" seems to be popular among hikers, and Aleve has many proponents, too. All three of those have pain- relief and anti- inflammatory properties.... "

a \"anaphylaxis\" response to taking Aleve (Naproxen). But...
" ...to NSAIDs after I had a \"anaphylaxis\" response to taking Aleve (Naproxen). But after having ...possible that I'm not even allergic to aspirin per-se and possibly just allergic to... "

Post from
www.whiteblaze.net
has many proponents, too. All three of those have pain- reli...
" ...not work for me. I prefer aspirin. \"Vitamin I\" seems to be popular among hikers, and Aleve has many proponents, too. All three of those have pain- relief and anti- inflammatory properties.... "

as soon as possible. Until then . . . Aleve helps...
" ...awful! I'd definitely get her in to see a gynecologist as soon as possible. Until then . . . Aleve helps me more with menstrual ...NSAID helps. Plain old aspirin works best for my migraines, but in her... "

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