What is Noflam (Naproxen) used for?Noflam (Naproxen) is a type of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which is used to treat the symptoms of a variety of conditions, such as arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, tendinitis and menstrual pain. It works by helping to decrease the hormones in the body responsible for causing inflammation.
How should I use Noflam (Naproxen)?
Noflam (Naproxen) comes in the form of tablets, which are taken orally with a glass of water. You may be directed to take this drug 2 to 3 times per day. Patients should note however, that the exact dosage required varies, depending on the severity of the condition being treated. You should always consult your physician prior to taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed.
What are the side effects of Noflam (Naproxen)?
Some side effects which may be caused by Noflam (Naproxen) include:
Patients should consult their physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if any other more serious side effects occur, such as mood changes, strange bruising, a stiff neck, severe nausea, persistent abdominal pain or yellowing of the eyes or skin.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Noflam (Naproxen). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.