Naproxen - anti-inflammatory agent.
Naproxen sodium belongs to a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, has further antipyretic and analgesic effect, prevents thrombosis.
Drugs relieve pain, including the joint, reduces swelling and joint stiffness.
Anti-inflammatory effect of naproxen comes to the end of the first week of its application.
Naproxen sodium release tablets, rectal suppositories, suspensions for oral administration.
The common brand name - naproxen Acre.
Naproxen is prescribed according to the instructions in degenerative, inflammatory diseases of the musculoskeletal system: rheumatoid, juvenile chronic, gouty arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis.
Effectively removes naproxen Acre pain in ossalgia, arthralgia, neuralgia, myalgia, sciatica, tendonitis, oncological pathologies, after operations and injuries, childbirth, adnexitis, algodismenoree, infectious inflammatory diseases of ENT (otitis media, pharyngitis, tonsillitis).
Naproxen is also used to relieve headache, toothache, fever eliminate colds and infections.
Naproxen should not be taken according to the instructions in the ulcerative lesions of the gastrointestinal tract in the acute stage, violations of blood, kidney and liver function, and increased sensitivity.
Children up to the year the drug is contraindicated. With care prescribe naproxen arterial hypertension, heart failure, shortly after the serious operations.
During therapy, be sure to monitor the status of the kidneys and liver. The drug has an effect on psychomotor reaction of the person, so during treatment should be careful when dealing with complex mechanisms that control transport.
Naproxen tend to reduce the diuretic effect of furosemide, increase the effect of indirect anticoagulants (drugs that reduce blood clotting - fenilin, acenocoumarol, warfarin), to increase the toxicity of methotrexate, sulfonamides, phenytoin.
Instructions for use of naproxen
Naproxen Tablets in the acute course of the disease take on 0, 5-0, 75gr two p / day. Permissible dosage - 1, 75gr. For the maintenance therapy of a tablet at a dosage of 0, 5g for two steps.
In acute gouty attack taking a starting dose of naproxen natriya- 0, 825gr and after every 8 hours. - At 0, 275gr.
When algodismenoree (violation of the menstrual cycle) to start drinking 0, 5g and then to 0, every 275gr 6-8ch for 3-4dn.
To eliminate migraines take 0, 5g naproxen.
Rectal suppositories naproxen according to the instructions laid taken at night one candle (contains 0, 5g of the active ingredient).
In severe cases, when you need to take the drug at high doses, combine candles and tablets.
Babies preferable to give a suspension. Babies 1-5l. Naproxen is administered at a dosage of 2 5-5mg / kg body weight in 1-3 reception. The treatment lasts no more than 2 weeks.
For the treatment of arthritis yuvenialnogo children 5 years after the daily dosage of the drug is 10 mg / kg.
Accepted better while eating.
Acre naproxen can cause vomiting, epigastric discomfort, nausea, erosion, perforation and bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract, liver problems, drowsiness, hearing loss, headaches, mental retardation reactions, thrombocytopenia, aplastic or hemolytic anemia, renal disease, and allergic reactions.
Rectal suppositories can trigger the appearance of mucosal bleeding from the anus, pain during defecation.
If overdose occurs naproxen vomiting, heartburn, drowsiness, nausea, indigestion. Eliminates the effects of overdose gastric lavage, activated carbon - 0, 5g / kg. Dialysis is an overdose of naproxen sodium is not effective.