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Aleve Tablets, 220mg
  • Description

    Aleve temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to — minor pain of arthritis, muscular aches, backache, menstrual cramps, headache, toothache, the common cold. Also temporarily reduces fever. (from Aleve)
  • Nutrition
    Drug Facts
    Active ingredient (in each tablet)0nullPurposeNaproxen sodium 220mgnull(naproxen NSAlD)200mgPain reliever/fever reducer*nonsteroidal anti-infIammatory drug
      temporanly relieves minor aches and pains due to:

     minor pain of arthritis
     muscular aches
     menstrual cramps
     !he common cold

     temporanly reduces fever
     take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug

     take oIher drugs containing prescription or nonprescnption NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)

     have 3 or more alcohollic drinks every day while using this product

     take more or for a longer time 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, or kidney disease

     you are taking a diuretic

    Ask a doctor or phanmacist before use if you are
     under adoctor's care for any serious condition

     taking any other drug

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

     the risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if you use more than directed or for longer than directed

    Stop use and ask adoctor if
     you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:

     feel faint
     vomit blood
     have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems

     have bloody or black stools

     have stomach pain that does not get better

     pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days

     fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days

     you have difficultiy swallowing

     it feels like the pill is stuck in your throat

    Allergy alert:
    Naproxen sodium may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:
     facial swelling
     asthma (wheezing)
     skin reddening

    If an allergic reaction oocurs, 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

     redness or swelling is present in the painful area

     any new symptoms appear

    ff pregnant or breast,feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use naproxen sodum dunng 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 right away.
     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 adoctor
    Other information
     each tablet contains:
    sodium 20 mg
     store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40°C (104°F )
    Inactive ingredientsFD&C blue #12 lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate microcrystalline cenulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, talc titanium dioxide

Aleve Tablets, 220mg