Monday, May 09, 2011 TRACY, Community Member, asks

Q: Can you take naproxen and codeine together?

Hi there.  I was wondering if it's possible to take naproxen and codeine at the same time?  Thanks.

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Karen Lee Richards, Health Guide
5/13/11 3:04pm

The Drug Interaction Checker, did not show any potential interactions between these medications.  No interactions found, however, does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist.  Only your doctor knows your full medical history including all medications including over-the-counter meds and dietary supplements as well as all of your health issues. It's simply not safe for anyone other than your doctor to say "Yes" or "No" to this question.

Here are some articles on our site that deal with pain medications that you might find useful:

Let’s Talk Pain Meds

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Give Your Medicine Chest a Check-Up

 

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By TRACY, Community Member— Last Modified: 09/10/14, First Published: 05/09/11