Mefprex Syrup

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Primarily used for

Fever, Arthralgia (joint pain), Muscle pain
60 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Mefprex Syrup


Uses of Mefprex Syrup

Mefprex Syrup is used in fever, arthralgia, muscle pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, post operative pain and pain during menstruation.

Side effects of Mefprex Syrup


Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.


How to use Mefprex Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Mefprex Syrup is to be taken with food.

How Mefprex Syrup works

Mefprex syrup 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 Mefprex Syrup

Expert advice for Mefprex Syrup

  • 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.
  • Mefprex 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.
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Special precautions for Mefprex Syrup
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
Mefprex Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
Mefprex Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studie
s 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.
Mefprex Syrup may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your
vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Mefprex Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mefprex Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Mefprex Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Mefprex Syrup should be used with caution in patients with l
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Mefprex Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mefprex NA Syrup

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. Mefprex is mild to moderate painkiller drug
Mefprex is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Mefprex can be used to relieve dental pain, back pain and headache
Mefprex 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
Mefprex has a rare side effect of causing drowsiness. Always consult your doctor, if you experience such side effects.

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