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I am on my periods. Bad cramps ... Took mefanamic acid and dicyclomine HCl feeling weak and fatigue what additional care do I take?

I am on my periods. Bad cramps ... Took mefanamic acid and dicyclomine HCl feeling weak and fatigue what additional care do I take?

Birth Control Pills: The inside lining of your uterus grows in response to female hormones, and sloughs during a period releasing prostaglandin hormones. They make your muscular uterine walls contract.

Drugs like Ibuprofen and mefanamic acid block production & reduce pain; best taken @ the earliest onset of cramps. Try birth control pills to reduce growth of the lining, hence lessen cramps. Heating pad on tummy too. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dicyclomine (Definition)

Dicyclomine(Bentyl) Is an anticholinergic antispasmodic medication. It reduces smooth muscle spasm in treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. It can used as an adjunctive treatment for conditions like peptic ulcer, diverticulitis, ...Read more


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Dear sir, what is difference between levosulpiride and dicyclomine. Can I use both of them with mebeverine hcl?

Dear sir, what is difference between levosulpiride and dicyclomine. Can I use both of them with mebeverine hcl?

Depends.....: Levosulpiride is an anti-psychotic anti-depressive but it also used for irritable bwo syndrome (ibs). Dicyclomine and mebeverine are different class of medications used most commonly for irritable bowl syndrome. It seems like your problem is ibs and using 3 medication together for it cannot be recommended in this forum. Must discuss this with your GI specialist. ...Read more

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How much mefenamic acid is an overdose?

How much mefenamic acid is an overdose?

1.5 Gm: You should not take more than 6 250mg tablets per day and take no longer than 1week. Overdosage is variable depending upon your underlying medical conditions. ...Read more

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Could I take mefenamic acid with codromal?

Codromal?: Please resend your question regarding Ponstel (mefenamic acid). I don't know what codromal is. ...Read more

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Could you take mefenamic acid with codromal?

Uncertain: I have been unable to find any information that refers to a drug called "codromal". Take care. ...Read more

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Is it possible to die from overdosing on mefenamic acid tablets!?

Not easily but: It can cause GI problems thjat can lead to bleeding that may not be able to be resolved and death can ensue.

This is not something to od on but why would you want to take more that the right amount os any drug at all.

See a doctor soon to discuss you concerns. ...Read more

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What could cause me to be allergic to rocephib and mefenamic acid?

What could cause me to be allergic to rocephib and mefenamic acid?

Some: People develop allergies due the creation of immune response to the drug on first exposure. The immune response produces antibodies to the drug. When re-challenged with the same drug the antibodies recognize the drug as a foreign and release large some histamine to fight the foreign body ...Read more

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Took mefenamic acid --are there any side effects for this?

Took mefenamic acid --are there any side effects for this?

Limited: Side effects are mostly limited to stomach upset. Every person is different but major side effects are rare. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for mefenamic acid overdose?

Treat condition : Treat the conditions which occur from the overdosage from evaluation in er. ...Read more

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Is the prescription drug ponstel (mefenamic acid) popular?

Is the prescription drug ponstel (mefenamic acid) popular?

Making a comeback: Popular might be a stretch. It is an older medication commonly used for cramping with periods. For a while it was difficult to find in a lot of pharmacies, but is now more available. ...Read more

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Can mefenamic acid and acyclovir be taken at the same time?

Ask your pharmacist : It is best to ask the prescribing doctor and also the pharmacist who fills the prescription. ...Read more

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Is it OK to take mefenamic acid while I am under my hypertension medication?

Is it OK to take mefenamic acid while I am under my hypertension medication?

FDA package insert.: In the US, the FDA mandates that each prescription be dispensed with a "package insert" describing the medication's dosing, uses, side effects, & contraindications. According to that insert, patients should have told their doctor about hypertension before taking Mefenamate. If you did, it should be OK to take. If you stop/start any meds, tell your doctor (again) that you're taking Mefenamate. GL. ...Read more

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Can I take co amoxiclav and mefenamic acid at the same time? Cause I'm having a hard time because of my UTI.

Can I take co amoxiclav and mefenamic acid at the same time? Cause I'm having a hard time because of my UTI.

I know: Of no reasons why not except Mefanamic acid along with other NSAIDS is not of much use in treating pain from a UTI!

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Dr Z ...Read more

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Taking tranexamic and mefenamic acid. Scared of side effects and clots forming elsewhere. Should i be worrying or is this safe?

Taking tranexamic and mefenamic acid. Scared of side effects and clots forming elsewhere. Should i be worrying or is this safe?

Check with doctor: Both of those medications have blood clot as a possible adverse side effect. Myself, I've never put patients on both at the same time. Check with you doctor as he/she knows your personal history and possible risk factors. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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