• rsperry5 rsperry5
    February 22, 2011
    Can you take 2 naproxen 500mg tablets at one time for pain?
    rsperry5 rsperry5
    February 22, 2011
    I do not take this drug on a regular basis but my back is killing me. Is it safe to take more than one? READ MORE

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  • Karen Lee Richards
    Health Guide
    February 22, 2011
    Karen Lee Richards
    Health Guide
    February 22, 2011

    The maximum recommended dose of naproxen is 500mg at one time, with no more than 1500 mg to be taken in a 24 hr. period.  I wouldn't recommend taking more than that without asking your doctor.


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