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www.reference.com/article/should-aleve-220-mg-dosage-taken-dae2b91fe07bb5fc

The directions for a 220 mg dose of Aleve for adults and children 12 years and above is one tablet every 8 to 12 hours until the symptoms clear up, notes Drugs.com. It is acceptable to take two tablets within the first hour.

www.reference.com/article/dosage-aleve-7f9d37135c60d3fd

The typical adult dosage of Aleve, a brand of naproxen, is 250 mg to 500 mg orally, twice per day, according to Drugs.com. The recommended geriatric dosage is 250 mg every eight hours. Pediatric and juvenile dosages vary, but they are usually significantly lower than ad...

www.reference.com/article/dosage-recommendations-aleve-58a22d9f36026757

Patients taking Aleve may take one or two tablets, caplets, gelcaps or liquid gels within one hour for the first dose, according to the manufacturer. Subsequently, one tablet, caplet, gelcap or liquid gel may be taken every eight to 12 hours while symptoms last. Aleve i...

www.reference.com/article/maximum-daily-dosage-aleve-ecd777f87c79f17e

The maximum daily dosage of Aleve varies according to the treated affliction and is usually a maximum of 1,500 milligrams for limited periods of time. Initial doses vary between 500 and 1,000 milligrams per day. Aleve is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID, ...

www.reference.com/article/aspirin-aleve-cfaf95316bd7cc3b

Aleve does not contain aspirin, according to Drugs.com. Naproxen is the active ingredient in Aleve, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication that relieves pain and inflammation by reducing the levels of certain hormones in the body.

www.reference.com/article/maximum-dose-aleve-5e0cb22603b19b77

According to the Aleve website, the maximum dosage for Aleve is two tablets, caplets or gel caps within an 8- to 12-hour period and three tablets, caplets or gel caps within a 24-hour period. Patients are advised to use the smallest effective dose, and they must not tak...

www.reference.com/article/ingredients-aleve-7f517d3fe8fa1aff

The active ingredient in Aleve is the non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) naproxen sodium; each dose contains 220 milligrams of the drug. Aleve's inactive ingredients are magnesium stearate, povidone, FD&C blue #2 lake, polyethylene glycol, hypromellose, titan...