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Naprosyn Uses

How Does Naprosyn Work?

Naprosyn and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) work by inhibiting the action of certain hormones (called prostaglandins) that cause inflammation and pain in the body. By blocking the effects of prostaglandins, Naprosyn is useful at reducing fever and pain related to a number of conditions. This includes pain and joint swelling associated with different forms of arthritis and other conditions, and pain related to inflammation or bone, muscle, or tendon injury.
 

Can Children Use Naprosyn?

Children over the age of two can use Naprosyn for the treatment of juvenile arthritis symptoms
 

Off-Label Uses

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend this product for treating something other than the conditions discussed in this article. This is called an "off-label" use. At this time, there are several off-label Naprosyn uses. These include the treatment of:
 
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