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Mefenamic Acid


Mefenamic Acid can be used to treat period pain by reducing inflammation and provides an effective pain relief.

This is a generic product, therefore depending on availability, the brand you receive may not be the same as the one pictured.

Mefenamic Acid 500mg

 

What is Mefenamic Acid

Mefenamic Acid (brand name Ponstan) is a prescription only medication available in the UK. Mefenamic Acid can be used to treat period pain by reducing inflammation and provides an effective pain relief. It belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). These medicines reduce pain and inflammation, and bring down a high temperature.

How to use

One tablet is to be taken three times a day, for a maximum of three days, during one menstrual cycle.

Smoking and the consumption of alcohol is usually not advised as it may increase the side effects of the drug.

Side Effects

Like all medication, there is some risk of side effects such as; stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, constipation, diarrhoea, rash and dizziness. If you feel you are suffering from any uncommon side effects, contact your doctor for advice straight away.

Read the patient information leaflet for a full list of side effects.

Prices

Medication Quantity Price
Mefenamic Acid 500mg 9 £19.49

Patient Information

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment. The patient information can be found here .

Estimated delivery

Order in the next to receive your order on the following days:

Tuesday 21 Nov by 10:30AM with UPS Express

Tuesday 21 Nov with Royal Mail Special Delivery™

Tuesday 21 Nov with UPS Next Day Local Collection

Tuesday 21 Nov - Thursday 23 Nov with Royal Mail Signed For™

* Please note that delivery estimates don't take public holidays into account, so your delivery may be later if there is a public holiday between today and your estimated delivery date.

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