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Aleve vs Naproxen

Aleve
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Naproxen
Other name: Naproxen (Naproxen)
Other name: Aleve (Aleve)
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Arthritis
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Back Pain
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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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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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Numbness
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Sleepy
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3
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3
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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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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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month. and ALeve is good but i use the Naproxen (500mg)....
" ...the whole month. and ALeve is good but i use the Naproxen (500mg). when i use naproxen i starrt a couple of... "

that naproxen (Aleve) was much more effective for menstrual...
" I found that naproxen (Aleve) was much more effective for menstrual cramps than ...naproxen (Anaprox) truly change my life. I am normally a natural-remedies-only person, but naproxen was... "

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find that i get more pain relief from aleve then i do...
" i agree. aleve (naproxen) for me has been a life saver. i actually find that i get more pain relief from aleve then i do from opiates. keep in mind i'm also an opiate addict. i get back pain... "

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I had to switch to two Aleve, I think the Naproxen really...
" Hi, I had to switch to two Aleve, I think the Naproxen really helps. I am in the process of waiting to be approved for Social Security Disability, our government does NOT make this... "

hysterectomy. I am a fan of Aleve, especially like the li...
" ...constipation after a hysterectomy. I am a fan of Aleve, especially like the liquidgels. The naproxen always helped with my menstrual problems (obviously prior ...I always seem to go back to Aleve... "

I'd also highly recommend aleve (naproxen). It works about...
" ...friend. And sorry that you are so exhausted and overworked. Eating clean ...issues, but I'd also highly recommend aleve (naproxen). It works about a thousand times... "

taking Advil or Aleve work better then tylenol. The doc...
" ...agree, taking Advil or Aleve work better then tylenol. The doc gave me Naproxen, that helps with inflammation... "

r me lately. Over the counter Aleve works pretty well, bu...
" ...I couldn't tolerate Celebrex. Prescription Naproxen has been working pretty well for me lately. Over the counter Aleve works pretty well, but the slightly higher dose of Naproxen has... "

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mentioned. It works OK but I think the Aleve probably works...
" ...years for tendonitis in my elbows. It's an anti-inflamatory grtplayer mentioned. It works OK but I think... "

I switched to taking Aleve instead. Even though it is st...
" ...6 or 7. I took Naproxen for a long time, but ...8, I switched to taking Aleve instead. Even though it is still naproxen, it is better for me because I can take it when I'm having a flare and it works... "

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