Naproxen vs Pamprin for Cramping

Naproxen
(OTC)
Pamprin
(OTC)
Naproxen is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Pamprin is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.3
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Cramping
3.0
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Cramping
3.8
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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December 21, 1993
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
57,845 Discussions
3,838 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Swelling
#3 for Headaches
#4 for RA
#5 for Cramping
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Back Pain
#8 for Joint Pain
#9 for Fever
#10 for OA
#11 for Discomfort
#12 for Severe Pain
#14 for Tendonitis
#15 for Muscle Pain
Naproxen is approved for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Cramping
#2 for Pain
#3 for PMS
#4 for Bloating
#6 for Headaches
#7 for Back Pain
#8 for Migraines
#9 for Pain Relief
#10 for Swelling
#11 for Endometriosis
#12 for Discomfort
Pamprin is approved for Cramping, Pain, PMS and Bloating and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Nap
Stomach Problems
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Drowsiness
3
Rash
3
Stomach Issues
2
Stomach Irritation
2
Gastritis
2
Tinnitus
2
GI Bleeding
1
Pins And Needles
1
Pam
Heavy Periods
5
Dehydration
2
Drowsiness
2
Having No Periods
2
Contractions
1
Addiction
1
Ovarian Cysts
1
Stomach Problems
1
Infertility
1
Shaking
1
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Naproxen
Nap
Pamprin
Pam
Stomach Problems
Nap
Pam
6
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Nap
Pam
4
0
Drowsiness
Nap
Pam
3
2
Rash
Nap
Pam
3
0
Stomach Issues
Nap
Pam
2
0
Stomach Irritation
Nap
Pam
2
0
Gastritis
Nap
Pam
2
0
Tinnitus
Nap
Pam
2
0
GI Bleeding
Nap
Pam
1
0
Pins And Needles
Nap
Pam
1
0
Heavy Periods
Pam
Nap
5
0
Dehydration
Pam
Nap
2
0
Drowsiness
Pam
Nap
2
3
Having No Periods
Pam
Nap
2
0
Contractions
Pam
Nap
1
0
Addiction
Pam
Nap
1
0
Ovarian Cysts
Pam
Nap
1
0
Stomach Problems
Pam
Nap
1
6
Infertility
Pam
Nap
1
0
Shaking
Pam
Nap
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Naproxen and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Pamprin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 220 mg, 250 mg, 375 mg, 500 mg
Suspension: 125 mg/5 mL
No methods of use & dosage information found
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Naproxen
Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen/Pyrilamine Maleate/Pamabrom, Acetaminophen/Pamabrom, Acetaminophen/Pyrilamine Maleate/Caffeine, Naproxen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Naproxen and Pamprin: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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