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Arthritis is a form of arthropathy that involves inflammation of one or more joints.There are over 100 different forms of arthritis. ...
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Methotrexate 13,850
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Ibuprofen vs Naproxen for Arthritis

Ibuprofen
VS.
Naproxen
Other name: Advil Advil
Other name: Aleve Aleve
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Arthritis
2.8
Concern level
2.4
Helpfulness
for Arthritis
2.0
Concern level
2.7
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Pain
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Migraines*
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Fever
OA
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Menstrual Cramps
Severe Pain
Tendonitis
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Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (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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Numbness
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Depression
5
Addiction
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Withdrawal
4
Rash
3
Stomach Problems
3
Dehydrated
2
Tingling
2
Drowsy
2
Diabetes
2
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Depression
8
Numbness
6
Addiction
6
Stomach Problems
6
Withdrawal
4
Drowsy
3
Rash
3
Tingling
3
High Blood Pressure
3
Diabetes
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Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (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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or me cocodamol and ibuprofen work well, naproxen dont w...
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" Cannot take NSAIDs or Ibuprofen for arthritis ...Can someone tell me a good treatment for arthritis that doesn't involve ibuprofen ...NSAIDS like Betra, Celebrex, Naproxen... "

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" ...ibuprofen family. I am allergic to ibuprofen and asprin and have ...by my doctor), and am getting hives. I have a bruised or sprained tailbone and the Naproxen helped but gave me hives.Please Help, truck... "

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stronger then Ibuprofen. It works wonders for a toothache....
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" Naproxen is stronger then Ibuprofen. It works wonders for a toothache. ...pain. Believe me I have arthritis and a really bad ...for that pain. I take Naproxen for my joints but... "

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uy at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems....
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" ...now, but still sore. I was given naproxen but it didnt help much. I have been taking 800 mg of ibuprofen and it helps. Well, this guy at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems. Does... "

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at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems. D...
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" ...now, but still sore. I was given naproxen but it didnt help much. I have been taking 800 mg of ibuprofen and it helps. Well, this guy at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems. Does... "

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ain, whereas Ibuprofen works better for things like h...
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" ...Ibuprofen and Naproxen. For me personally, Naproxen seems to work better for muscle-related pain, whereas Ibuprofen works... "

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is the only thing that has ever given me any relief
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" ...had any effect on my sciatic pain. It's like taking nothing. Ibuprofen is the only thing that has ever given... "

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doesn't do anything but make me bleed. :-( hydrocodone...
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" Ibuprofen doesn't do anything but make me bleed. :-( hydrocodone is what ...it barely works, just makes me... "

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laws... but ibuprofen does nothing for me, and I don't...
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" ...US pharma laws... but ibuprofen does nothing for me, and I don't tolerate ...all that well, so... "

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