Naproxen & Aspirin

Posted , 2 users are following.

This discussion has been locked due to a period of inactivity. Start a new discussion

My instructions for taking Naproxen indicate that it should not be taken with aspirin.  My question is; how much time should I let go by after taking a Naproxen to be able to take aspirin? Thank you in advance for your response.    

-Ella confused

0 likes, 7 replies

7 Replies

  • Posted

    Is there a medical reason Elita because normally they can be taken together? In fact I'm sure you can buy the combined medication over the counter in a pharmacy.
    • Posted

      Well, the Rx leaflet(s) that comes with the naproxen specifically says not to be taken with aspirin.  I still would like to know, after I take the naproxen, which is 500 mg. how many hours after, would I be able to take the aspirin.  Any other takers? Thanx for your response!

       

    • Posted

      If that's the case I would wait 2 hours. When we separate pain medication on the wards we do so at 2 hourly intervals.
    • Posted

      Ok, thank you for your response! 
    • Posted

      Matron,

      I am taking naproxen for neck pain but I've had to stop taking it as it's causing bad heartburn, is this normal?

  • Posted

    Sorry should have added that if you are still unsure I would suggest you speak to a pharmacist or the doctor who prescribed your medication. 

Join this discussion or start a new one?

New discussion

Report as inappropriate

Thanks for your help!

We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.

www.pills24.com.ua

http://pharmacy24.com.ua

www.antibioticlistinfo.com
newnav-down - qqmovies.info newnav-up - qqmovies.info