Definition of Naproxen sodium
1. Noun. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation.
Generic synonyms: Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory, Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug, Nsaid
Terms within: Propanoic Acid, Propionic Acid
Language type: Trademark, Trademark, Trademark
Lexicographical Neighbors of Naproxen Sodium
Literary usage of Naproxen sodium
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, PT. 200-299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... naproxen sodium, and sodium salicylate) alone or in combination shall bear an alcohol warning statement in its labeling as follows: (1) Acetaminophen. ..."
2. From Test Tube to Patient: New Drug Development in the United States by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"Treacy cites the Rx-to-OTC switch last January of the pain reliever naproxen sodium, previously sold only by prescription under the trade name Anaprox and ..."
3. Missing the Lifeboat? by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1994)
"“The FDA on Tuesday approved naproxen sodium for nonprescription sale as a pain reliever. The drug previously had been available only as a prescription ..."