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Dysmenorrhea since teenage, relieves with mefanic acid. Will its long term use affect fertility?

Hi , am 30 yrs old and have been having dysmenorrhoea since age 13. I have been taking mefenamic acid which gives me some relief. I am worried though that since I have been taking it for this long, it might affect my ferility. I only take the drug during my periods only. I am also trying to conceive but not actively. should I be worried?
Asked On : Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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Hi, J.namaganda,
Thanks for query.
Nothing to worry about fertility as you are taking Mefanamic acid tablet during your period time.
It has no side effect on your fertility.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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