Aleve Pain Reliever / Fever Reducer Caplets
Temporarily reduce minor aches and pains due to:
- Minor pain of arthritis
- Muscular aches
- Menstrual cramps
- The common cold
- Temporarily reduces fever
Naproxen sodium 220 mg (naproxen 200 mg)(NSAID) Pain reliever/fever reducer: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
FD&C blue #2 lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, talc, titanium dioxide.
- 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 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.
- Each caplet contains: sodium 20 mg.
- Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40°C (104°F).
- 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 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:
- 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)
- Have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
- Take more or for a longer time than directed
- Do not use:
- If 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 have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
- Have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
- Are taking a diuretic
- Have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
- Have asthma
- Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if are:
- Under a doctors care for any serious condition
- Taking any other drug
- When using this product:
- Take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
- The risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if use more than directed or for longer than directed
- Stop use and ask a doctor if:
- 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
- Pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
- Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
- Have difficulty swallowing
- It feels like the pill is stuck in 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 right away.
Please read all label information carefully on delivery and prior to use.
Shipping Weight : 1.50 lb