"I used Naproxen when I tore a tendon in my knee and the swelling would not go down. Naproxen works. It takes some time but you have to be on a regular dose and once you stop taking it, it goes back to the way it was before (at least in my case it did).".
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Aleve (naproxen): "It works great but gave me severe stomach cramps, pain, and general gastrointestinal distress.".
Anaprox (naproxen): "I was prescribed 500mg 4 times a day..I feel no pain and able to work".
"This is at present a God-send. Hope this helps more out there.". I tore my shoulder muscles at work, nothing removed that "sickening" inside pain, you know the one where it makes you irritable with loved ones.
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Take over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medications such as aspirin, naproxen or ibuprofen to relieve swelling, inflammation and pain, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Patients with arthritis of the knee may find glucosamine and chondroitin to be helpful as well.
Elevate the affected leg on pillows when you are sitting or lying down. Elevation helps the fluids drain away from the knee rather than accumulating there.
Take over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medications such as aspirin, naproxen or ibuprofen to relieve swelling, inflammation and pain, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Patients with arthritis of the knee may find glucosamine and chondroitin to be helpful as well. You're signed up!.
If you injured your knee while exercising, stop the activity immediay.
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Please help. Doctors do not know what is causing the swelling and fluid. MRI's and x-rays, injections work for 3 months and then it returns full force.
You should check with your doctor before taking the Naproxen. Your health status (medical history etc) needs to be considered before determining if it safe.
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Naproxen is the most commonly prescribed over-the-counter medication for arthritis and joint pain sufferers. It is sold under the brand Taken in moderation, naproxen can help with reducing "pain, swelling, and joint stiffness caused by arthritis, bursitis, and gout attacks," says WebMD. However, it is not a.
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