In reality, they say, the product is actually a nonprescription version of Anaprox
(naproxen sodium), but because Naprosyn is a more familiar name to consumers the suit contends that P&G is misleading consumers by referring to it as that drug.
Charles Mummery, who gave him prescriptions for all kinds of drugs that could leave you too drowsy to do the dishes, let alone fly a plane: the sedatives Valium and Dalmane, and the muscle relaxant Anaprox
Naproxen sodium is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and is contained in Anaprox
DS[R], Naprelan[R], Aleve[R] and in a number of over-the-counter medications.
Excedrin Migraine, Goody's Headache Powders Prescription: Percocet, Vicodin, Endocet, Roxicet, Tylox ibuprofen OTC: Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Dristan Sinus, Midol Cramp Prescription: Combunox naproxen OTC: Aleve, Midol Extended Relief Prescription: Anaprox
, Naprosyn aspirin OTC: Anacin, Bayer, Bufferin, Excedrin, Ecotrin, Alka-Seltzer Prescription: Endodan, Roxiprin, Percodan, Equagesic, Fiorinal
Naproxen Sodium Products: Aleve, Anaprox
, Naprosyn, Naprelan and generic and store-brand naproxen sodium products Usage(s): Same as for ibuprofen Adult Dosage: Dosages differ based on the type of naproxen sodium taken; read label directions carefully for dosage information and daily limits.
The study found no increased cardiovascular risk as a result of using the NSAID naproxen, which is sold over-the-counter as Aleve, Naprosyn, and Anaprox
, among other names, and is actually associated with a slightly decreased risk of death.