Brand name: Aleve 24 Hour TM
Active ingredients: naproxen
What it is used for
Temporary relief of persistent pain and/or inflammation likely to last for more than 12 hours associated with: body pain, back pain, neck and shoulder pain, muscle pain, sprains and strains, osteoarthritis, arthritic and rheumatic conditions, period pain, dental pain, sinus pain, cold and flu. Also reduces stiffness in muscles and joints.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Blue, capsule-shaped, film-coated tablet tablet debossed with "Bayer" on one side and "660" on the other.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is
This medicine contains the active ingredients:
If you are over 65 years of age, there may be specific risks and recommendations for use of this medicine. Please discuss your individual circumstances with your pharmacist, doctor or health professional. For more information read our page on medication safety for older people.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient naproxen
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems