Naprosyn EC contains a medicine called Naproxen. This is a ‘Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drug’ or NSAID. Naprosyn EC can lessen pain, swelling, redness and heat(inflammation) and is used to treat adults for:
A pack contains 10 tablets.
NAPROSYN EC ORIGINAL
Naprosyn EC contains a medicine called Naproxen. This is a ‘Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drug’ or NSAID
Naprosyn EC can lessen pain, swelling, redness and heat(inflammation) and is used to treat adults for:
The active substance in Naprosyn EC 250 mg, 375 mg and 500 mg Tablets is naproxen.
Each tablet contains either 250 mg (milligrams), 375 mg or 500 mg of naproxen.
The other ingredients in the tablets are povidone, magnesium stearate, water, croscarmellose sodium, methacrylic acid – ethyl acrylate copolymer, purified talc, sodium hydroxide, triethyl citrate, iron oxide black, shellac and propylene glycol.
Muscle, joint or tendon problems and period pain
Arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis
Older people and people with liver and kidney problems
Your doctor will decide your dose, it will usually be lower than that for other adults.
Use in children and adolescents
Naprosyn EC is not for use in children under 16 years of age.
Serious stomach or gut problems, signs include: • Bleeding from the stomach, seen as vomit which has blood in it, or bits that look like coffee grounds.
Allergic reactions, signs include:
Severe skin rashes, signs include:
Heart attack, signs include:
WARNING AND PRECAUTIONS
If you have heart problems, previous stroke or think that you might be at risk of these conditions (for example if you have high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol or are a smoker) you should discuss your treatment with your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not take Naprosyn EC if:
Children and adolescents
Naprosyn EC is not recommended for use in children under 16 years of age.