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Mefenamic Acid

Also known as 2-((2,3-Dimethylphenyl)Amino)Benzoic Acid, Anthranilic Acid, N-2,3-Xylyl-, and Ponstel

Mefenamic acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to treat pain, including menstrual pain. It is typically prescribed for oral administration. Mefenamic acid is marketed in the USA as Ponstel and is commonly known in UK as Ponstan.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed mefenamic acid to treat idiopathic painful menstruation, painful menstruation, rabies, and pick disease.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take mefenamic acid if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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