Side EffectsAs with any medicine, there are possible side effects with Anaprox. Yet, not everyone who takes it will experience side effects. If side effects do occur, in many cases, they are minor, meaning that they require no treatment or are easily treated by you or your healthcare provider.
Common side effects of Anaprox include:
- Stomach pain
- Ringing in the ears
- Shortness of breath
- Fluid retention.
Less common but serious side effects include:
- Cardiovascular problems, including a heart attack or stroke
- Stomach or intestinal problems, including bleeding, ulcers, or a hole (known as a perforation)
- Liver damage
- Kidney problems, including kidney failure
- Rapid weight gain (see Anaprox and Weight Gain)
- Congestive heart failure
- Allergic reaction
- Unexplained rash.
These possible side effects are shared with all NSAIDs and can lead to life-threatening complications or even loss of life.
(Click Side Effects With Anaprox to learn more, including possible serious side effects to look out for.)