Anaprox

Active Ingredient(s): Naproxen
FDA Approved: * September 4, 1980
Pharm Company: * ROCHE PALO
Category: Anti-Inflammatory

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Anaprox Overview

Naproxen (brand names: Aleve, Naprosyn, and many others) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) of the propionic acid class (the same class as ibuprofen) that relieves pain, fever, swelling, and stiffness.[5][6] It is a nonselective COX inhibitor, usually sold as the sodium salt. It is available in both an immediate release and extended release formulation. Naproxen is generally safe for use by breastfeeding mothers. Common adverse effects of naproxen...

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blue oval pill apo 550

found it in my daugters purse, what is it used for? ## does anyone have an idea what it is? i heard, it could be ZANEX. ## No its not Zanax, I think its a muscle relaxant!! ## Actually it is an anti-inflamatory ## I'm pretty sure the pill you're talking about is a generic version of anaprox, she's probably using it for menstrual cramps, I know that's what my girlfriend uses them for. ## this is used for period cramps. ## It's naproxen (or prescription aleve lol) Not Xanax or a muscle relaxant. It's in the same family as advil. (antiinflammatory) A lot of girls take them for period cramps. But they could also be for other pains such as toothaches, headaches and general pulls (etc) Did you think of asking your daughter what she is taking? ## It is used for cramps I...

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Anaprox DK

tablet ## The active ingredient in this drug is Naproxen. Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used for the reduction of moderate to severe pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you.

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Blue Oval shapped

NPS 550 ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Anaprox DS; also known as Naproxen sodium (550 mg). Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used for the reduction of moderate to severe pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you.

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syntex

light blue oval pill with nothing on one side, and syntex on the other side, any ideas what this pill is? ## Found a match it's Anaprox 550 mg, which is used for the reduction of moderate to severe pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, gout, ankylosing spondylitis, menstrual cramps, tendinitis, bursitis, and the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea. To learn more click one the link below... Do you have any more questions or informationto add? Please post back if you do.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Naproxen
  • Suspension: 125mg/5ml, 25mg/ml
  • Tablet: 200mg, 220mg, 250mg, 275mg, 375mg, 500mg, 550mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 375mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 375mg, 500mg, 550mg, 750mg
  • Tablet, Modified-Release : 412.5mg, 550mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Anaprox: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0004-6202 Anaprox 275 mg Oral Tablet by Genentech, Inc.
  • 61919-183 Anaprox 550 mg Oral Tablet by Direct Rx

Other drugs which contain Naproxen or a similar ingredient: (19 results)

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information ## Is Anaproxen and Naproxen cousins? Are they the same?? ## The active ingredient in Anaprox is Naproxen, s... 6 replies
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ARTHRITUS ## my doctor just prescribed anaproxin ds for my plantars faciitis Is this similar to Advil or Ibuprofen? I am... 2 replies
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tablet ## The active ingredient in this drug is Naproxen. Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly us... 1 reply






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