How long should it take for naproxen to work for pain?

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26 Feb 2013

Hi Jenavive, Naproxen is an Nsaid pain reliever, it should take about 45 minutes to start working if taken orally, Naproxen is kind of like ibuprofen, but a bit different, so it works similar.

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