Medicine Overview of Mefprex Syrup
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. It is better to take Mefprex Syrup 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.
Special precautions for Mefprex Syrup
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mefprex Syrup 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.
Mefprex Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studie+more
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+more
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.+more
Use of Mefprex Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Mefprex Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Mefprex Syrup should be used with caution in patients with l+more
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Mefprex Syrup 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 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.
Substitutes for Mefprex
No substitutes found for this medicine