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Meftal spas is mefenemic acid which belongs to a group of NSAID Non steroidal antiinflammatory drugs.They are good when taken for acute problems and for a short course . Long time ingestion has many problems - It causes - Gastritis , Renal problems - if taken for long can cause Renovascular hypertension, renal failure, It also has antiplatelet effect and so increases chances of blood loss leading to low heamoglobin-Anaemia.My advice get your headache evaluated - know the cause and get an appropriate medication.Try avoiding it to extent possible for it has many sideeffects on long term use.
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Child age = 5.5 yrs. Suffering with fever since 5 days Fever peak was 103+ once while normally it reaches to 101-102. Crocin didn t work so we have been giving Crocin + Meftal (5ml each) and tht takes care for 6 hrs. we repeat medication in 8 hrs (approx). The fever doesn t seem to come down in terms of frequency :(. Saw a ped also, he says we will wait since blood report and urine report show no infection. I will be doing Dengue test tomorrow. Question: How safe is Meftal-P for kids every 8 hrs? and is it safe to give Meftal + crocin together? What else I can do for my kid?
my son age 10 yrs have been running fever since last three days , investigation reports are awaited mean while... doctor has prescribed MeftalP for fever .Is this drug is safe , we were using pareacetamol , but 200mg of paracetamol is not very effective as the fever returns in 3 to 4 hrs. meftal iis effective for 10 to 12 hrs.is it okay to repeat meftalo?..//
Hello doctor! It s kavya Nargund age 19 I get severe stomach pain, back pain and body pain during my periods. And I can t control the pain so I take meftal spas for quick cure. But people say in future it effects on your reproduction system I.e you cannot conceive and all is it so true that I will face this kind of problems by using meftal spas!? Please help me out doctor. Thank you
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