Compare Kirkland Signature™ Naproxen Sodium to the active ingredient in Aleve®
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
With 8 to 12 Hour Dosing
Fast, Long-Lasting Pain Relief
Temporarily reduces fever and relieves minor aches and pains due to:
Minor pain of arthritis
The common cold
Do not take more than directed. The smallest effective dose should be used. Do not take longer than 10 days, unless directed by a doctor (see Warnings). Drink a full glass of water with each dose.
Adults and Children 12 Years and Older: Take 1 caplet every 8 to 12 hours while symptoms last. For the first dose you may take 2 caplets within the first hour. Do not take more than 2 caplets in any 8 to 12 hour period. Do not exceed 3 caplets in a 24 hour period.
Children under 12 Years: Ask a doctor.
Active Ingredients (in each caplet):
Naproxen Sodium 220 mg (naproxen 200mg)(NSAID)* - Purpose: Pain reliever/Fever reducer.
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Carnauba Wax, FD&C Blue No 2 Aluminum Lake, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Talc, Titanium Dioxide.
Each caplet contains: Sodium 20 mg.
Allergy Alert: Naproxen sodium may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include: hives, facial swelling, asthma (wheezing), shock, skin reddening, rash or blisters. If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.
Stomach Bleeding Warning: This product contains a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which may cause stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:
Are age 60 or older.
Have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
Take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
Take other drugs contain an NSAID (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
Have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
Take more or for a longer time than directed
Do not use:
If you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
Right before or after heart surgery
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
High blood pressure
Heart or kidney disease
Taken a diuretic
Reached age 60 or older
Problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
Stomach problems that last or come back, such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are :
Taking any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription)
Taking a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
Under a doctor's care for any serious condition
Taking any other drug
When using this product:
Take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
Long term continuous use may increase the risk of heart attack or stroke
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
You feel faint, vomit blood, or have bloody or black stools. These are signs of stomach bleeding
Pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
You have difficulty swallowing
It feels like the pill is stuck in your throat
You develop heartburn
Stomach pain or upset gets worse or last
Redness or swelling is present in the painful area
Any new symptoms appear
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use naproxen sodium during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.
Keep out of the reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Average Customer Rating:
(3 Reviews) 3
(out of 3reviews)
Rating Snapshot(3 reviews)
3 of 3(100%)customers would recommend this product to a friend.
"This is an essential part of my husband's prescribed pain management protocols. We order on line, have it delivered to our door literally within hours of placing our order. The Kirkland brand is a sure indicator of Costco Quality."
"DO NOT buy name brand naproxen at over inflated prices. Kirkland brand performs every bit as well as the expensive ones. Kirkland provides an effective affordable product that will give you great relief from inflammation and pain."