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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Aleve oral.

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Condition: Pain
1/24/2013 8:24:18 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
GI tarry stools

Condition: Pain
11/20/2012 5:02:22 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Had very sore heel. Aleve helped somewhat in that I can walk without so much pain, but affected my stomach immediately causing bloating, stomach discomfort and constipation.

Condition: Pain
7/1/2012 9:10:29 AM

Reviewer: cathyp, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started takingone Aleve each morning to relieve knee pain from osteoarthritis. It relieves the pain and swelling very well, but caused my period to be much heavier than normal. Aspirin has the same effect on my periods.

Condition: Pain
6/23/2012 7:12:07 AM

Reviewer: bella, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I tried other NSAIDS and Aleve is the only product that gave me relief.

Condition: Pain
5/29/2012 9:32:14 PM

Reviewer: TampaJoe, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
About once each year, I will lift something wrong and strain my back so bad it is almost crippling. My doctor told me try Aleve or Advil instaed of asprin, so I bought some Aleve, and it works great for me (more effective than Advil). I keep a small bottle at work and a small bottle at home.

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