All Day Pain Relief (Naproxen sodium)

All Day Pain Relief (Naproxen sodium)

Naproxen sodium

Active ingredient (in each tablet): Naproxen sodium 220 USP, mg (naproxen 200 mg) (NSAID)*

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purposes: Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:

  • backache 
  • muscular aches
  • minor pain of arthritis
  • menstrual cramps
  • headache
  • toothache
  • the common cold

temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

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

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

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
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this produc
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • take more or for a longer time than directed

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 if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if

  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • 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 you are taking a diuretic
  • you are taking a diuretic

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:

  • have bloody or black stools
  • feel faint
  • vomit blood
  • have stomach pain that does not get better

you have symptoms of heart problem or stroke:

  • chest pain
  • trouble breathing
  • slurred speech
  • leg swelling
  • weakness in one part or side of body

pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days

fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days

redness or swelling is present in the painful area

any new symptoms appear

you have difficulty swallowing

it feels like the pill is stuck in your throat

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 make 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 a day 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

Store at 20º to 25ºC (68º to 77ºF). Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40ºC (104ºF). Protect from light.

Inactive ingredients: croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue # 2, macrogol, magnesium stearate, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, talc, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

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