Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:49 am

Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

Uses of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Acute Gout, Acute Tendinitis, Bursitis, Pain, Primary Dysmenorrhea, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Osteoarthritis, RA, Juvenile Arthritis

Side effects of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

The most common side effects of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR are – Dizziness, Drowsiness, Headache, Vertigo, Edema, Constipation, Diarrhea, Dyspepsia, Visual Disturbances, Abdominal Pain, Epigastric Pain, Heartburn, Nausea

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

Do not use Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR if you are allergic to – Naproxen

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR works

Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR contains – Naproxen

Naproxen may inhibit prostaglandin synthesis to produce anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic effects.

Dosage of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

The dosage of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR

If you forget to take a dose of Naprosyn 750mg Tablet SR, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

Drug :- ACE inhibitors: May cause renal impairment. Use together cautiously.

Antihypertensives, diuretics: May decrease effect of these drugs. Monitor patient closely.

Aspirin, corticosteroids: May cause adverse GI reactions. Avoid using together.

Digoxin: May increase serum digoxin level. Monitor levels.

Lithium: May increase lithium level. Observe patient for toxicity and monitor level. Adjustment of lithium dosage may be required.

Loop diuretics, thiazide diuretics: May reduce diuretic effects. Monitor patient and consider therapy modification.

Methotrexate: May cause toxicity. Monitor patient closely.

Oral anticoagulants, NSAIDs, SSRIs, other sulfonylureas, highly protein-bound drugs: May cause toxicity. Monitor patient closely.

Potassium-sparing diuretics: May reduce antihypertensive effects and enhance hyperkalemic effects. Monitor patient closely.

Probenecid: May decrease elimination of naproxen. Monitor patient for toxicity.

Herb :- Alfalfa, anise, bilberry, dong quai, feverfew, garlic, ginger, ginkgo, horse chestnut, licorice, red clover: May cause bleeding, based on the known effects of components. Discourage use together.

White willow: Herb and drug contain similar components. Discourage use together.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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