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Naproxen Sodium by L.N.K. International, Inc.

Medically reviewed on Sep 27, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: NAPROXEN SODIUM 220mg
Labeler: L.N.K. International, Inc.
NDC Code: 50844-417

Quality Plus 44-417 and 44-604

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Naproxen sodium 220 mg (naproxen 200 mg) (NSAID)*
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • headache
    • muscular aches
    • minor pain of arthritis
    • toothache
    • the common cold
    • menstrual cramps
    • backache
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

Allergy alert: Naproxen sodium may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:

  • hives
  • shock
  • rash
  • blisters
  • skin reddening
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)

If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • are age 60 or older
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • take more or for a longer time than directed
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Heart attack and stroke warning: NSAIDs, except aspirin, increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke. These can be fatal. The risk is higher if you use more than directed or for longer than directed.

Do not use
  • right before or after heart surgery
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer

Ask a doctor before use if
  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, asthma, or had a stroke
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
  • taking any other drug

When using this product
  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke
    • leg swelling
    • chest pain
    • slurred speech
    • trouble breathing
    • weakness in one part or side of body
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • you have difficulty swallowing
  • any new symptoms appear
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • it feels like the pill is stuck in your throat
  • redness or swelling is present in the painful area

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use naproxen sodium during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • the smallest effective dose should be used
  • drink a full glass of water with each dose
  • adults and children 12 years and older
    • take 1 tablet every 8 to 12 hours while symptoms last
    • for the first dose you may take 2 tablets within the first hour
    • do not exceed 2 tablets in any 8- to 12-hour period
    • do not exceed 3 tablets in a 24-hour period
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: sodium 20 mg
  • use by expiration date on package
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, silicon dioxide, talc, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-426-9391 8:30 AM-4:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Naproxen sodium 220 mg (naproxen 200 mg) (NSAID)*
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • headache
    • muscular aches
    • the common cold
    • toothache
    • backache
    • menstrual cramps
    • minor pain of arthritis
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

Allergy alert: Naproxen sodium may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:

  • asthma (wheezing)
  • skin reddening
  • shock
  • blisters
  • rash
  • facial swelling
  • hives

If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

  • are age 60 or older
  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
  • take more or for a longer time than directed
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Heart attack and stroke warning: NSAIDs, except aspirin, increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke. These can be fatal. The risk is higher if you use more than directed or for longer than directed.

Do not use
  • right before or after heart surgery
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer

Ask a doctor before use if
  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, asthma, or had a stroke
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
  • taking any other drug

When using this product
  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke
    • slurred speech
    • trouble breathing
    • leg swelling
    • weakness in one part or side of body
    • chest pain
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • you have difficulty swallowing
  • it feels like the pill is stuck in your throat
  • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
  • any new symptoms appear

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use naproxen sodium during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • the smallest effective dose should be used
  • drink a full glass of water with each dose
  • adults and children 12 years and older
    • take 1 caplet every 8 to 12 hours while symptoms last
    • for the first dose you may take 2 caplets within the first hour
    • do not exceed 2 caplets in any 8- to 12-hour period
    • do not exceed 3 caplets in a 24-hour period
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • each caplet contains: sodium 20 mg
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, silicon dioxide, talc, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-426-9391 8:30 AM-4:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday

Principal display panel

QUALITY
PLUS

NDC 50844-417-16

Compare to the
active ingredient
in Aleve® Tablets

Naproxen Sodium
Tablets, 220 mg

Pain Reliever/
Fever Reducer (NSAID)
STRENGTH TO LAST 12 HOURS

1000 Film Coated
Tablets

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS
BROKEN OR MISSING

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer
HealthCare LLC, owner of the registered trademark Aleve® Tablets.
50844        REV0517A41716
Distributed by: LNK INTERNATIONAL, INC.
60 Arkay Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788
USA

Quality Plus 44-417

Principal display panel

QUALITY
PLUS

NDC 50844-604-09

Compare to the active ingredient
in Menstridol®

Naproxen Sodium
Tablets, 220 mg

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

UP TO 12 HOURS OF MENSTRUAL PAIN RELIEF

Temporarily relieves minor cramps, backache, headache

20 Film Coated Caplets**
**CAPSULE-SHAPED TABLETS

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PACKAGE IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER
UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer HealthCare LLC, owner
of the registered trademark Menstridol®.    50844             REV0517A60409
Distributed by LNK INTERNATIONAL, INC.
60 Arkay Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788 USA

Quality Plus 44-604

NAPROXEN SODIUM 
naproxen sodium tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50844-417
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
NAPROXEN SODIUM (NAPROXEN) NAPROXEN SODIUM220 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint Code44;417
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50844-417-191 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
18 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:50844-417-14500 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:50844-417-161000 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
4NDC:50844-417-5625 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
5NDC:50844-417-988 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
6NDC:50844-417-998 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA20487202/01/2017
NAPROXEN SODIUM 
naproxen sodium tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50844-604
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
NAPROXEN SODIUM (NAPROXEN) NAPROXEN SODIUM220 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize12mm
FlavorImprint Code44;604
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50844-604-094 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
15 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:50844-604-191 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
28 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:50844-604-14500 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
4NDC:50844-604-161000 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
5NDC:50844-604-5625 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
6NDC:50844-604-988 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
7NDC:50844-604-998 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA20487202/01/2017
Labeler - L.N.K. International, Inc. (038154464)
Establishment
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LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(50844-417, 50844-604)
Establishment
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LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(50844-417, 50844-604)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(50844-417, 50844-604)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(50844-417, 50844-604)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(50844-417, 50844-604)

 
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