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  • Naproxen EC 500mg Tablets 56's

Naproxen EC 500mg Tablets 56's

Naproxen belongs to a group of medicines called non-steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which are used to reduce inflammation and pain in joints and muscles. Naproxen tablets are used to treat: •diseases of joints such as rheumatoid arthritis (including in children), osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis. Naproxen cannot cure arthritis but is used to give relief of some symptoms such as inflammation, swelling, stiffness and joint pain. •attacks of gout.
How to use
Recommended dose is: Your doctor should prescribe as low a dose as possible. This will reduce any side effects you may experience.
Do not take Naproxen tablets if you: •are in the last three months of pregnancy or if you are breast-feeding. •are allergic to naproxen or to any of the other ingredients of this medicine. •are allergic to aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIDs), or you have developed signs of asthma (wheezing), runny nose, swelling of the skin or rash when taking these medicines. •have or have had stomach or duodenum (gut) ulcers, bleeding in the stomach or intestines (gastrointestinal bleeding) or have had two or more episodes of peptic ulcers, stomach bleeding or perforation. •have severe liver, kidney or heart failure. If you are not sure about any of the above conditions, please ask your doctor