9 Dec 2010
Naproxen is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.
Naproxen is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by conditions such as arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, tendinitis, bursitis, gout, or menstrual cramps.
- Naproxen Information for Consumers
- Naproxen Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Naproxen (detailed)
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1 answer • 31 May 2009
Naproxen is being used to treat sciatica/low back & hip pain in a healthy adult female.
1 answer • 4 Aug 2009
I have been diagnosed with shoulder tendinitis,I have tried physiotherapy treatments which don't work, my doc. just prescribed naproxen 500/20mg ...
3 answers • 11 Jan 2013
2 answers • 15 Mar 2013
I have come out in spot/rashes which itch after taking naproxen 500. The doctor said this shouldn't?
... happen. What can I take instead and for how long. I have got artherits in my knees
2 answers • 18 Feb 2014