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Synonyms for Aleve

a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation

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Her surgeon said that her pain came from bursitis and he prescribed Aleve, but that didn't make sense to me.
Capsaicin, ibuprofen (Advil, Aleve, Nuprin, Mediprin), Tylenol (Extra-Strength or Arthritis-strength), and topical salves like Tiger Balm, Ben Gay, or Mobisyl could also be considered.
But, you know, once I got done I took a few more Aleve (painkillers) and a couple of beers and I was okay, got on the plane, and several more beers went flowing down.
I get up in the middle of the night and I take Aleve, if that tells you something.
Read food labels carefully and check your medicine cabinet--Alka-Seltzer, Aleve, and most antacids contain forms of sodium.
Rose-Marie Shaffer popped a couple of Aleve as she had done every night for the previous week and got ready for bed.
taking Aleve (naproxen), an over-the-counter pain reliever.
I took 17 Aleve that day and got through the round.
I am ten years old and when I get headaches, I take an Aleve.
According to Schwartz, non-steroidal pain relievers--such as Advil and Motrin (ibuprofen), Aleve (naproxen sodium) and aspirin--are a good option after exercise.
NSAIDs are used daily by millions of Americans, but while many consumers are well acquainted with NSAID products - they are available by prescription and also over-the-counter (OTC) products Advil or Motrin IB (also called ibuprofen) and Aleve (also called naproxen) -- the majority are unfamiliar with the term, 'NSAIDs.
The key question is whether naproxen -- the key ingredient in Bayer's Aleve and many other generic pain pills -- carries a lower risk of heart attack and stroke than rival medications like ibuprofen, sold as Advil by Pfizer and Motrin by Johnson & Johnson, among others.
To prevent inflammation, taking an anti-inflammatory drug such as ibuprofen or Aleve is a good option.
NSAIDs--non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs--include aspirin, ibuprofen, Motrin, Aleve, Celebrex, and Vioxx).