MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of MF Gesic Tablet

MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet is used for pain relief. It relieves pain in conditions like period pain, headache, muscle pain, joint pain or dental pain.

MF Gesic Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Loss of appetite

How to use MF Gesic 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. MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How MF Gesic Tablet works

MF Gesic 250 mg 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).

MF Gesic Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Mefenamic acid with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE
MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human 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.
Driving
MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • 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.
  • MF Gesic 250 mg Tablet 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking MF Gesic with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to MF Gesic

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
Dr. I feel backache pain during any hard work Dr.told me earlier that I HV some prob in my backbone. I can't maintain my routine because I HV to do work in household purpose he suggested DOlO-650 SOS any better mdcne?
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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FAQs

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
Q. Is MF Gesic a painkiller?
Yes. MF Gesic is mild to moderate painkiller drug
Q. Is MF Gesic safe?
MF Gesic is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is MF Gesic good for toothache/ for back pain/ headache?
Yes, MF Gesic can be used to relieve dental pain, back pain and headache
Q. Does MF Gesic stop periods/ stop bleeding?
MF Gesic 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
Q. Does MF Gesic make you drowsy?
MF Gesic has a rare side effect of causing drowsiness. Always consult your doctor, if you experience such side effects.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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