Naprosyn Medication - Uses & Side Effects
Generic Name: Lovastatin
NAPROXEN (Naprosyn®, EC Naprosyn®, Naprelan®, Anaprox®, Anaprox® DS, Aleve®) is an anti-inflammatory drug. It is used to treat pain and inflammation associated with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and juvenile (childhood) arthritis. Naproxen is also effective in treating other mild to moderate pain such as including menstrual pain, headache, toothache, and temporarily reduces fever. Naproxen belongs to a class of drugs known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Other members of this class such as include ibuprofen (Motrin), indomethacin (Indocin), nabumetone (Relafen) and several others. It works by reducing the levels of prostaglandins, chemicals that are responsible for pain, fever and inflammation.
Uses of Naprosyn
Side Effects of Naprosyn
If you are taking Naprosyn, then discuss the side effects of Naprosyn with your doctor and if you feel any change in intensity, then tell your doctor immediately. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Naprosyn. Side effects of Naprosyn may include:
Warnings and precautions before taking Naprosyn:
Drug Interaction:- If you are taking certain drugs with Naprosyn, then it may be increased, decreased, or altered the effects of Naprosyn. So first consult to your doctor before combining Naprosyn medicine with the following drugs.
After taking Naprosyn, If you feel that overdose is suspected, then contact with your doctor immediately. Symptoms of Naprosyn overdose may includes:
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