FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT ALEVE® DOSAGE

How Many ALEVE® Can I Take In A DAY

What are the daily and maximum doses for adults?

For Adults (12-65 years): Take one tablet, caplet, gelcap or liquid gel every 8 to 12 hours. For individuals over 65 years, take 1 tablet, caplet, gelcap or liquid gel every 12 hours, while symptoms last.

Do not exceed more than 1 tablet, caplet, gelcap or liquid gel in 12 hours, and do not exceed 2 tablets, caplets, gelcaps or liquid gels in 24 hours. Drink a full glass of water with each dose.

Do not take for more than 5 consecutive days for pain or 3 days for fever, unless directed by a doctor.

What's the dose for children under 12?

Do not give this product to children under age 12, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor.

For how many days can I take ALEVE®?

Do not take for more than 5 consecutive days for pain or 3 days for fever unless directed by a doctor.