What is Mefenamic?
Mefenamic is a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Mefenamic acid works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.
What is Mefenamic used for?
Mefenamic acid is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis. It is also used to treat menstrual pain.
How to consume Mefenamic?
Take this medication exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label.
How to store Mefenamic?
Store mefenamic acid at room temperature, away from moisture, heat, and light.
What happens in case a dose is missed?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the medicine at your next regularly scheduled time. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What should be avoided while taking Mefenamic?
Do not use any other over-the-counter cold, allergy, or pain medication without first asking your doctor or pharmacist. Many medicines available over the counter contain medicines similar to Mefenamic.