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Mefenamic Acid And Alcohol
Alcohol hash: Takingbalcohol in moderation is socially accepted — this should be fine. Smoking hash is of no benefit and has is an illegal substance in many instances — so do not smoke hash. ...Read more
Or your regular doc: Your pediatrician or internist can prescribe the medication as well as a gynocologist. ...Read more
Not okay: Yes, it enters breast milk.Get a more detailed answer ›
Similar to aleve (naproxen): Mefenamic acid (ponstel) belongs to the non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) such as aleve, (naproxen) Motrin etc. Common side effects: abd pain, anorexia, diarrhea, nausea, gastritis/ulcers/bleeding, flatulence, constipation, and less commonly low blod count, renal failure, allergic reaction etc.Use the smallest effective dose for shortest time possible. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Limited: Side effects are mostly limited to stomach upset. Every person is different but major side effects are rare. ...Read more
As any NSAID: Not a drug to take lightly (neither is aleeve, advil, (ibuprofen) Motrin ect.). All non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents have potential for many disturbances. If no longer use these drugs long term. The most concerning is sudden and without warning stomach bleed, heart events, and kidney failure. ...Read more
Aderal : No relashionship.Get a more detailed answer ›
1mg ?: I would think nothing.Get a more detailed answer ›
Mefenamic acid O/D: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug / substance is used. Sx's of overdose may include: "extreme tiredness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, vomit that is bloody or looks like coffee grounds, black, tarry, or bloody stools, slowed breathing, coma (loss of consciousness for a period)" REF: https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a681028.html ...Read more
What happens if I were to take 28g of mefenamic acid (two packets of 28 500mg tablets) would that kill me?
Bad idea: Listen, Marie. These are thoughts you should not be having. You can find something better than death anywhere. Your mind is playing a cruel trick on you. You should talk with your personal physician about thoughts of suicide. Talk treatment, medication, and/or intervention in a life situation can turn your life around. If you're losing control, call 911. Please do this for yourself. Best wishes. ...Read more
Can I take 50mg of Diclofenac and then 250mg Mefenamic acid at the same time or on the same day? How long do I need between the 2?
Which is the best medicine against severe toothache? I used to take ponstel (mefenamic acid), but this time it doesn't work at all.
Does generic medicine have the same potency of branded medicine? I was wondering if generic Mefenamic Acid will work the same as Ponstan brand.
Yes: Generic medications have the same active ingredients as trade mark medications so the therapeutic effect is the same. ...Read more