Pain

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Pain is an unpleasant sensation often caused by intense or damaging stimuli such as stubbing a toe, burning a finger, putting iodine o...
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Tylenol 205,192 Ibuprofen 173,073 Morphine 142,644
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Indomethacin
VS.
Naproxen
Other name: Indocin (Indocin)
Other name: Aleve (Aleve)
3.0
3.0
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Pain
Gout
Inflammation
Arthritis
RA
Fever*
JRA*
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Pain
Inflammation
Swelling
Arthritis
Headaches
Cramping
RA
Migraines*
Back Pain
Joint Pain
Fever
OA
Discomfort
Menstrual Cramps
Tendonitis
Severe Pain
JRA
Muscle Pain
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Indometacin (International Nonproprietary Name) or indomethacin (United States Approved Name and former British Approved Name) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and inflammation. It works by i...
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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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Top Concerns
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Nausea
8
Contractions
6
Dizzy
6
Bleeding
5
Stomach Problems
5
Depression
4
Drowsy
3
Vomiting
3
Seizures
2
Stomach Irritation
2
Top Concerns
Nap
Depression
6
Numbness
4
Stomach Problems
4
Addiction
4
Drowsy
3
Withdrawal
3
Rash
2
Tingling
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Blood Clots
2
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Indomethacin
Ind
Naproxen
Nap
Nausea
Ind
Nap
8
0
Contractions
Ind
Nap
6
0
Dizzy
Ind
Nap
6
0
Bleeding
Ind
Nap
5
0
Stomach Problems
Ind
Nap
5
4
Depression
Ind
Nap
4
6
Drowsy
Ind
Nap
3
3
Vomiting
Ind
Nap
3
0
Seizures
Ind
Nap
2
0
Stomach Irritation
Ind
Nap
2
0
Depression
Nap
Ind
6
4
Numbness
Nap
Ind
4
0
Stomach Problems
Nap
Ind
4
5
Addiction
Nap
Ind
4
0
Drowsy
Nap
Ind
3
3
Withdrawal
Nap
Ind
3
0
Rash
Nap
Ind
2
0
Tingling
Nap
Ind
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Nap
Ind
2
0
Blood Clots
Nap
Ind
2
0
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About Indomethacin
Indometacin (International Nonproprietary Name) or indomethacin (United States Approved Name and former British Approved Name) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and inflammation. It works by i...
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About Naproxen
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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which I took for around a 10 days...it didn't help...
" ...sent me home with indomethacin, which I took for around a 10 days...it didn't help, and no matter ...my stomach (worse then naproxen and the antibiotic ...doctor said \"what'd he give you tha... "

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nothing) The rhuematologist still checks my CBC's and ESR's....
" ...I am still in the early stages of psoriatic arthritis. I now take Indomethacin 75mg BID, and it is working, and ...Naproxen which did nothing) The rhuematologist still checks my CBC's and ESR's.... "

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but takes much longer than indomethacin. Has anyone else...
" ...I'm out of indomethacin which is a ...and got some naproxen. Well it works but takes much longer than indomethacin. Has anyone else tried naproxen... "

in my foot, I was given Naproxen to ease the pain by an...
" ...bad dose of gout in my foot, I was given Naproxen to ease the pain ...as bad as ever. My usual doctor then prescribed Indomethacin which has done the trick, virtually immediately. I will now ... "

before or after starting naproxen? I got mouth sores after...
" ...you get the sores before or after starting naproxen? I got mouth sores after a few weeks on indomethacin....a crop of 6 ...this drugs.com site: http://www.drugs.com/cons/naproxen.html which says... "

1100mg naproxen daily to indomethacin 2 capsules, three...
" ...vs naproxen - which is better? Hi all, My rheumy has changed me from 1100mg naproxen daily to indomethacin 2 capsules, three... "

and Naproxen all failed for me. I might ask...
" ...one that couldn't find a NSAID after Diclofenac, Lodine, Indomethacin and Naproxen all failed for me. I might ask my doc to prescribe this... "

rather well and indomethacin worked okay but made me feel...
" ...Like, for me, I find ibuprofen doesn't work at all, but naproxen works rather well and indomethacin worked okay but made me... "

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irritation, but I think there are suppositories of naproxen...
" ...ibuprofen or any type of NSAIDS to take away the pain? I know you have stomach problem, and NSAIDS cause gastric irritation, but I think there are suppositories o... "

put me on Naproxen for pain relief. He's concerned that...
" ...testing. He's prescribed anti-biotics (Cefalexin) and has also put me on Naproxen for pain relief. He's concerned ...pain. I've tried Lodine, Diclofenic and Indomethacin without success. ... "

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