Naproxen is being used to treat sciatica/low back & hip pain in a healthy adult female.
what is the maximum dosage for Naproxen 500 mg?
Question posted by dabailey on 4 Aug 2009
Last updated on 10 February 2018 by DancnDar
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This would depend on what condition is being treated and status of the patient.
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I take Naproxen 500mg 2 times a day. This is the usual high dosage of this medicine. Unless a doctor says to, you shouldn't take more than 1000mg a day of Naproxen. Taking more can cause your body to have clotting issues with your blood. Your prescription should state how many times a day your doctor wants you to take it.
1 tablet as needed for pain
- Naproxen uses and safety info
- Naproxen information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side effects of Naproxen (detailed)
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