Drug Information for Naproxen Tablets USPNaproxen Sodium Tablets USP (Altura Pharmaceuticals, Inc.): CONTRAINDICATIONS

  • Naproxen and naproxen sodium are contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to naproxen and naproxen sodium.

    Naproxen and naproxen sodium should not be given to patients who have experienced asthma, urticaria, or allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs. Severe, rarely fatal, anaphylactic-like reactions to NSAIDs have been reported in such patients (see WARNINGS: Anaphylactoid Reactions and PRECAUTIONS: Preexisting Asthma).

    Naproxen and naproxen sodium are contraindicated for the treatment of peri-operative pain in the setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery (see WARNINGS).

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