Aleve (Naproxen) Prescriptions Available Online Today

Our doctors are here to help. Naproxen can treat pain medication used for headaches, muscle pain, tendonitis, menstrual cramps, and tooth aches and more. Speak to one of our board-certified doctors to see if Naproxen is right for you.

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Can You Get Aleve (Naproxen) Online?

Yes, licensed medical doctors can prescribe Aleve (Naproxen) online after a medical evaluation.

You can speak with one of our online doctors to learn more about Naproxen. Book an online appointment with one of our top doctors using your phone or computer.

During your virtual visit, a physician will review your symptoms and medical history to provide a diagnosis. If the doctor determines that a patient would qualify for Naproxen, they can write a prescription and electronically send it to a nearby pharmacy for pickup.

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What Is Aleve (Naproxen)?

Naproxen is the generic name for a type of pain medication used for headaches, muscle pain, tendonitis, menstrual cramps, and toothaches, to name a few. Brand name naproxen is sold under a variety of names, including Aleve and Naprosyn.

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Aleve (Naproxen) Prescription FAQs

How Does Naproxen Work?

Naproxen works by inhibiting the function of the cyclo-oxygenase, an enzyme that triggers the production of prostaglandins. This reduces inflammation and pain.

What are the Benefits of Naproxen?

Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID), which means it helps reduce inflammation to manage pain. Naproxen sodium can also be used to reduce a fever, making it a suitable solution for numerous conditions.

What are the Side Effects of Naproxen?

Naproxen is a relatively safe drug when taken according to a doctor’s recommendations. However, there are instances when you might experience side effects as a result of its use.

Some of the more common side effects associated with naproxen may include:

  • Gas and bloating
  • Bruising
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Constipation or diarrhea
  • Headaches
  • Itchy skin
  • Chest tightness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Fatigue

There are other less common though more dangerous adverse reactions associated with the use of naproxen. These may include:

  • Tunnel vision
  • Dizziness and loss of balance
  • Rashes
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Unusual bleeding
  • Fast, irregular heartbeat
  • Cloudy urine
  • Blood in stool
  • Anxiety
  • Cold sweats
  • Temporary blindness
  • Confusion
  • Loss of consciousness

Keep in mind that this is not an all-inclusive list. If you experience any of the aforementioned side effects or adverse reactions secondary to the use of naproxen, cease intake immediately and consult your doctor.

What are Considerations and Precautions for Naproxen?

Naproxen has been known to interact with a variety of other medications. If you’re taking any of the following drugs, be sure to discuss them with your doctor to find out whether naproxen would be an ideal solution for your particular case:

  • Aspirin
  • Duloxetine
  • Acetaminophen
  • Fish oil
  • Escitalopram
  • Esomeprazole
  • Prednisone
  • Sertraline

Similarly, naproxen might also interact with certain medical conditions. Make sure to discuss your complete medical history with your doctor to find out whether the benefits of naproxen would outweigh its risks for your specific case.

Can You Request a Naproxen Prescription Online?

Naproxen is available by prescription and over the counter. Prescription naproxen is best for serious pain, while over-the-counter naproxen is appropriate for mild inflammation and pain.

If you believe that you can benefit from a naproxen prescription, book an online appointment with a licensed doctor at PlushCare. Our board-certified primary care doctors provide reliable online medical consultations to help you get the healthcare you need from the comfort of home.


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