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  1. Pain pills for heavy bleeding??
    ... escription strength (same thing as anaprox), which is 550mg naproxen . I found that generic motrin/ibuprofen 600 or 800 ... mg wasn't helping anymore. But the naproxen seems to be working rather well for me for the pain...
    ... Anaprox ( naproxen or Aleve) made my stomach more upset than it already...
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  2. NOW I'm really freaking out!!! Help me please!!!
    ... strain or something. Just take some ibuprofen or naproxen and call it a day. But really think about what...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  3. Period Pain Question
    ... anus is hurting from the contraction. Ibuprofen, naproxen and mefenamic acid are best used to relieve pain and...
    ... t take anything for it but I'm sure something like naproxen would help....
    ... Ibuprofen, naproxen relieve pain and can also decrease the amount of bleeding...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  4. needing an opinion
    ... period. And the pain was just like cramps. Some naproxen took care of it. It's really pretty easy to go...

  5. Period pain - when to see a doctor?
    ... headaches. My doctor switched me to a prescription brand naproxen (which is generic Aleve) at 550 mg. That seems to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen aleve

  6. Cramps...OH GOD
    ... ibuprofen/advil isn't always strong enough for cramps, but naproxen sodium/aleve is actually more effective. You should ... you should go to the doctor and get a prescription naproxen , for 500mg. That's what I take and it helps make...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen aleve

  7. Hysteroscopy
    ... seems to be a lot more manageable. I switched to naproxen instead of ibuprofen, and that really seems to help...
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  8. has anyone heard of this?
    ... really painful, you should get a prescription strength naproxen (which is generic aleve) because it helps more than...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  9. polyps in uterus
    ... didn't even need to take the vicodin, I stuck with naproxen and tylenol. Sunday was like nothing. Yesterday...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Vicodin

  10. SEVERE period pain
    ... helped for a while then didn't. By then I was taking naproxen ...up to 8 tabs a day...that went on for 5yrs. I decided...
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  11. Killer Cramps, Remedies Anyone?!?!?!
    ... Pamprin works pretty well.It has naproxen in it which works better than ibuprofen.Tea and heating...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  12. Kidney infection or ovarian cyst?
    ... helped for everything but the menstral pain. I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 for menstral pain since the age of 22 ...

  13. HORRIBLE cramps. is this normal? ;_;
    ... tried many anti-inflamatorys,,,celebrex, naprosen, naproxen , toradol...most upset my stomach,,so i take a few...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex toradol

  14. Bleeding and Nausea with Ovarian Cyst?
    ... do much unless you use a high dose. Try Aleve or naproxen sodium. If you get a fever, really nausated, or heavy...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  15. Work While Getting Menstrual Cycle
    ... Unfortunately the pill did nothing for me but I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 and it did help some what. I used to...

  16. Severe Menstrual Cramps..Please help
    ... just like you. Missed alot or work until I found Naproxen . It was my life saver! Ibuprofen like the last poster...
    ... Is Naproxen available by prescription only? Where did you find...
    ... Hi...I didin't write the post about Naproxen and the heating pads. However I use both as well so ... and you can get them in various sizes. You can buy Naproxen sodium over the counter at walmart or any drug store ... as well.... The pain med Aleve is also naproxen sodium. Hope that helped.....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen aleve

  17. First time on Lupron Depot, bad experience
    ... also have other chronic pain and I have found that Naproxen (Alleve) works pretty well. I take 5 (yes, 5) twice ... me more relief than my RX Vicodin. I had a RX for Naproxen a while back and compared the strength and 2.5 of ... Tylenol do NOTHING for me, but I would die without the Naproxen - it really helps. I do make sure to take it with...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Tylenol Vicodin lupron

  18. unbearable cramps and passing a clot
    ... I would take two Aleve ( naproxen sodium) for the cramps and use a heating pad for your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  19. in pain
    ... have always had problems sice I was 13. I was on naproxen Sodium 550 for my menstral pain sice I was about 22 ... period pain, so I also had to continue taking the Naproxen . 2 years ago while still on the pill i developed...

  20. PMS Symptoms..period not due!
    ... .the best advice I have is to start taking Aleve ( naproxen sodium), about a week before you are to start your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  21. severe cramps please help :(
    ... horrible cramps every month. I had to take two Aleve ( naproxen sodium), three to four times a day on the bad cramp...
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  22. Periods and diarreah..???
    ... I would also get real pale too. My doc put me on Naproxen Sodium 550 for these problems. It works better then...
    ... I would also get real pale too. My doc put me on Naproxen Sodium 550 for these problems. It works better then...

  23. My 13 year old....
    ... help with the pain if nothing else works. I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 for 18 years for this. I also do agree...

  24. Is this normal?
    ... higher doses of Ibuprofen (i.e. 400-600 mg. 3x/day) or Naproxen Sodium (Aleve) during these times. There are other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Prozac aleve sarafem

  25. Period & Work
    ... through the same thing with my period. The Dr put me on naproxen and it really helped. Also the other day I tried Aleve...
    ... Aleve has naproxen sodium in it! :) I love Aleve!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  26. cancer? adenomyosis? crazy?
    ... along with my severe mmenstral pain. I was put on naproxen Sodium 550. Was told to go on the pill, and I did ... it was that I was dealing with, but kept taking the naproxen . Since I never got my period every month I figured...

  27. Painful ovulation
    ... Anti-inflamitory for the menstral pain. I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 for 18 years for the menstral pain, but...

  28. extremely painful periods ...
    ... on the pill, was also told it would help as well as Naproxen Sodium 550. The pill did help my flow it got alot ... absolutely nothing for my sevre period pain. The naproxen did help some. Not totaly, I still got ill. I personaly ... problems with it so I went off of it and just took the naproxen . Eventulay I did go back on it about 6 years ago ... for about 4 years, of coarse still had to take the naproxen . I ended up with a Lap and d&c almost a year ago...

  29. enlarged abdomen and cramps
    ... the pill, the pill may help you. Also I was put on naproxen Sodium 550 at the age of 21 for my severe menstral...

  30. stupid period
    ... about taking an Anti Inflamitory for the pain like Naproxen ....

  31. Hello, I am new to this site.
    ... Another thing you can talk to your doc about is Naproxen Sodium 550. It is a dx. It is a Anti-Inflamitory...
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  32. cramps
    ... pads. :) I have endo as well i will often try Naproxen , or toredol. sometimes it can upset your stomach...

  33. Painful periods (graphic)
    ... absolutly NOTHING for my period pain. I had to take naproxen Sodium 550 for that. I was on that med for 18 year...

  34. Have Endo, severe leg aches pains
    ... You can try Naproxen Sodium 550, but you will have to get a script from...
    ... progesterone to stop my periods. What does the naproxen do? I will try the hot baths with lavender oil (hey...
    ... Naproxen is a NSAID (Non steroid anti-inflammatory drug) - ... Reflux Disease, but my mom found an article about Naproxen and acid reflux and as soon as I stopped taking it ... 5, which barely help, but I have severe endo. Try Naproxen , and if it causes you any problems, ask your Dr. for...
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  35. period problems
    ... Migraine helped some what. My sister in law took Naproxen Sodium 550 for hers. She said it helped her, but ... I was also on Naproxen Sodium 550 for severe menstral cramps, but I did not...

  36. Nausea before period (NOT pregnant)
    ... an anti inflamatory for these symptoms. I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 for about 18 years for my condition....

  37. Andenomyosis Question?
    ... couldnt even walk ithurt so much. I was living on Naproxen from that time on. Finaly I started the pill in my...

  38. Abdomen Pain
    ... needless to say, the pilll stopped working and the Naproxen Sodium 550 I was taking for 18 years stopped as well...

  39. Painful PMS Symptoms
    ... Sometimes that can help the pain. Or you can also try Naproxen Sodium. It is a prescription anti-inflamatory. Any...

  40. adenomyosis
    ... the period pain that I have always had, I was taking Naproxen Sodium 550. It helped but not always. Recently I...
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  41. Cramps and clots
    ... soon as possible, but regarding the Bextra, I was on Naproxen Sodium 550 for my menstral cramps. I would be in...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra

  42. Update saw new Gyno and......
    ... so many BC Pills on the market. He also said the Naproxen wont do anything for the pain so he prescribed me...

  43. Period pains?
    ... with pain. i finally went to the gyne who prescribed naproxen ( which is the prescription brand for aleve). that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  44. Please Help, Killer Pains
    ... right dose for you. Currently I take 1000-1200mg of Naproxen and that seems to work for me. Now that is a high...

  45. Tips for Cramps?
    ... My doctor put me on prescription strength naproxen . It succeeded in shortening my period but didn't...

  46. Having headaches related to my period
    ... especially for migraines. You might also consider trying Naproxen aka Aleve to see if that works better but with a true...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen aleve

  47. need some help w/ gf's period
    ... Naproxen (aleve) always helped me the most. Advil was second...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  48. Having Laparoscopy Surgery to diagnose Pain
    ... pleurisy at the moment and have been taking 550mg of naproxen three times a day, so that may be disguising it. ...

  49. When Your M. Cycle Gets In The Way of Your Job...
    ... was make my period regular. I also have to take Naproxen for the pain. It is a prescription. It is an Anti...
    ... was make my period regular. I also have to take Naproxen for the pain. It is a prescription. It is an Anti...

  50. Tubal ligation, pain, blood clots?
    ... sounds like yours is horrible. My doctor gave me Naproxen for my cramps, 550 mg (which is basically like taking ... their opinion. In the meantime, maybe give the Aleve/ Naproxen a try instead. The ones sold OTC are 220mg. My gyne...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  51. Ovarian Cyst....
    ... cramps. I get real sick when I have it and I am on Naproxen for that. That does help somewhat. You should ask ... your doctor about Naproxen and maybe being put on thew pill. Let me know what...
    ... of a DR visit with 3 new appts every time. I tried Naproxen but it didn't do anything for me. I have tried all...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  52. Gross, but it works... (for BAD menstrual cramps)
    ... Pamprin are a joke, sometimes a strong prescription Naproxen will lessen the pain. I've even taken Darvoset-- ... doesn't touch it! SOMETIMES taking the Darvoset and Naproxen (even just one Aleve) together helps. A few months...
    ... everything too and I do mean everything....until I tried Naproxen . There is a trick to taking it. You have to take ... start your period. If you can pinpoint this time, the naproxen will totally eliminate your cramps before they even ... few days before I start, so this is when I start the naproxen . If you wait until cramps already start, it doesn...
    ... days before it starts. SO. I will start with the Naproxen THEN and see how it goes....
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  53. Questions about fibroids
    ... from the fibroid. I do get some bad cramps, which naproxen takes care of but I have to exceed the normal dose...

  54. irregular period
    ... helping the cramping....no it does not. I am also on Naproxen . That does help. But sometimes the pain is so bad...

  55. Periods being less painful after kids
    ... symptoms that I have...but it doesn't. I am also on Naproxen . That does help to some extent. If you are having...

  56. Ovarian Cysts or Worse?
    ... was 17 years ago and it is NOT any better. I take Naproxen Sodium 550 during my period. He also told me to take...
    ... sick when having it. The pill has helped, and I take Naproxen as well. Please take care of yourself. Do what...

  57. Vomiting before period????
    ... am bed ridden, pale, fatigue, you name it. I take Naproxen . It is a prescription. Been on this pill for YEARS...

  58. Does anyone know of a good OTC med for PMS?
    ... You could try Naproxen , it works for some people. It didn't really work for...

  59. excruciating cramps
    ... Sometimes, if I catch it early enough, I can take Naproxen Sodium and it will lessen the pain so that I can go...

  60. Menstrual cycle and lower back pain.
    ... Metronidazole for bacterial vaginosis, and have taken two Naproxen tablets (prescribed by my gynocoligst along with the...
    ... Metronidazole for bacterial vaginosis, and have taken two Naproxen tablets (prescribed by my gynocoligst along with the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Metronidazole

  61. Intense pain during early menstruation
    ... childbirth. I went to my OB/GYN and he prescribed Naproxen , which is basically just a really strong version of ... to your gynocologist and see if she/he feels that naproxen would help you. Good luck!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  62. Celebrex for pain?
    ... would coever.But any replies are welcome. Ask about Naproxen (which is basically a very strong version of Aleve...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex aleve

  63. unbearable cramping
    ... of extra strength tylenol lasts 2 hours. I tried naproxen for a while, and it seemed to work but then it would...
    ... of extra strength tylenol lasts 2 hours. I tried naproxen for a while, and it seemed to work but then it would...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Tylenol

  64. The Pill! Im Scared
    ... years, i was also prescribed the same things you were, naproxen and allegra, while i was on the pill for back pain...
    ... years, i was also prescribed the same things you were, naproxen and allegra, while i was on the pill for back pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Allegra

  65. Could my mom have arthritis?
    ... escription strength amounts of either aspirin, ibuprofen or naproxen to see if this helps. Also since her immune system...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Ibuprofen

  66. Severe left pain in lower side
    ... and told me everything looked normal. He prescribed Naproxen for inflammation incase there was something going ... antibiotics for a week and the anti inflammatory meds ( naproxen ) and to go back in a week if I don't feel better....

  67. more pain meds - NOW!
    ... In the meantime you can take either Ibuprofen or Naproxen which are both available over the counter now. You ... helps. If that doesn't help then take 2 tablets. For Naproxen do the same if you choose that. Take one and see...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  68. Anyone heard of Vioxx for severe cramps???????
    ... I've tried Vioxx (along with Naproxen , Celebrex, and Ponstel). It didn't work for me, which...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Vioxx ponstel

  69. pain every month
    ... 600 or 800mg at a time or have you tried aleve aka naproxen ? This too is available over the counter. You do...
    ... I have the same situation. My doctor prescribed Naproxen first (not much help), and then Vioxx (worked for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen aleve Vioxx

  70. period cramps and pain meds
    ... take when you are having bad cramps? I have tried Naproxen , Vioxx (which I had a reaction to), Celebrex, and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Vioxx ponstel

  71. PID (pelvic inflammatory disease)
    ... gave me some medicine to try for the pain. I've tried naproxen (sp?) and Vioxx, and neither have worked. :(...
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  72. Severe Menstral Cramps. Help!
    ... menstrual cramps and the only thing that has helped me is Naproxen Sodium(Aleve). The problem is that I'm not supposed ... know what else to do. Nothing seems to help except Naproxen Sodium and that's bad for my stomach. I took it again...
    ... have very awful stomach problems and have been on Naproxen and many other drugs over the years. I once had my...
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