Ponstel

(Mefenamic Acid)

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Quick facts about Ponstel
  • Drug class: Pain
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (mefenamic acid)
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Used for

  • Dysmenorrhea Low back pain Pain
  • Fever Menorrhagia Premenstrual syndrome

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Quick facts about Ponstel
  • Drug class: Pain
  • Generic status: Lower-cost generic available (mefenamic acid)
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Frequently Asked Questions

This medication treats menstrual cramps (dysmenorrhea).

Who is this drug for?

This medication treats menstrual cramps (dysmenorrhea).

Common concerns from people taking Ponstel (Mefenamic Acid)

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Pregnancy
Pain
  • Reviewed Ponstelon 8/30/2015Works but you have to take it just before the pains start. It can cause chest pain (does in me anyway) which isn't something to just ignore in this pill- you're not supposed to take more than the recommended dose for a reason!
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    Dysmenorrhea Low back pain Pain
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