Medicine Overview of Mef Plus Tablet
Side effects of Mef Plus Tablet
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Mef Plus Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Mef Plus 500mg Tablet with food.
How Mef Plus Tablet works
Mef plus 500mg tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
In Depth Information on Mef Plus Tablet
Expert advice for Mef Plus Tablet
- It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
- It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
- Mef plus can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Mef Plus 500mg Tablet
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mef Plus 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Mef Plus 500mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Huma+more
n studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Mef Plus 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff+more
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear....
Mef Plus 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mef Plus 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Mef Plus 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Mef Plus 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Mef Plus 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient+more
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mef Plus 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Niq 200mg Tablet DT, Hilid P Suspension
Frequently asked questions for Mef Plus 500mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Mefenamic Acid
Q. Is mefenamic acid an antibiotic/ contain codeine?
No. Mefenamic acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to treat mild to moderate pain conditions and fever. It not an antibiotic and does not contain codeine
Yes. Mef plus is mild to moderate painkiller drug
Mef plus is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Mef plus can be used to relieve dental pain, back pain and headache
Mef plus is used for relieving pain that happens before or during a menstrual period. It does not stop periods or bleeding. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take mefenamic acid with naproxen/ paracetamol/ ibuprofen/ metronidazole/ withtramadol/ with tranexamic acid/ with sertraline/ amoxicillin?
Mefenamic acid may interact with the drugs mentioned above. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be require
Mef plus has a rare side effect of causing drowsiness. Always consult your doctor, if you experience such side effects.
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