What does naproxen sodium mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. naproxen sodium, Aleve, Anaprox, Aflaxen(noun)

    a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation


  1. Naproxen Sodium

    The sodium salt form of naproxen, a member of the arylacetic acid group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) with anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic properties. Naproxen sodium reversibly and competitively inhibits cyclooxygenases (COX), thereby blocking the conversion of arachidonic acid to pro-inflammatory prostaglandins. This inhibits the formation of prostaglandins that are involved in pain, inflammation and fever.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naproxen sodium in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naproxen sodium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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