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Does mefenamic acid lead to reye syndrome?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics

In brief: Reye syndrome

Reye syndrome typically occurs after a viral illness, and is associated with the use of Aspirin during the illness.
Mefenamic acid and Aspirin belong to the family of nsaids or non steroidal inflammatory drugs, it can possibly lead to reye syndrome.

In brief: Reye syndrome

Reye syndrome typically occurs after a viral illness, and is associated with the use of Aspirin during the illness.
Mefenamic acid and Aspirin belong to the family of nsaids or non steroidal inflammatory drugs, it can possibly lead to reye syndrome.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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