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Mefenamic Acid Tonsillitis
Not okay: Yes, it enters breast milk.Get a more detailed answer ›
In the us you do: In the United States you will need a prescription. Different countries handle things differently. ...Read more
Yes, but...: In the class of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, it is a good choice for muscular pain. However, beware the side effects on the gastrointestinal tract which are severe and related to increasing dose. These medicines would best be taken on a full stomach and at as low dose possible to achieve pain relief. ...Read more
No: These are similar medications that work in the same way. One should take one of these following the instructions for use provided by the prescribing doctor exactly as directed ...Read more
6 hours+: Wait at least 6 + hours. Better yet, if this Rx is for an ongoing multiple therapy, wait until the course of meds have been completed in its' entirety. ...Read more
Ponstel (mefenamic acid): This really depends on the country you are in. Check with your pharmacy/chemist and they will advise. ...Read more
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
Is it safe to jump from using branded Mefenamic Acid to a generic counterpart? Cos' generic is cheaper.
Reliable lab?: It should be safe. National laws differ and there are greedy folk who'd break the law anyway. But, trust has a beneficial role - so if the lab is a licensed entity - yes you should be safe. I hope you do well. ...Read more
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
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 of histamine to fight the foreign body ...Read more