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Drug information on Sylate-M (500mg/500mg) (Mefenamic acid 500mg + Etamsylate 500mg) from Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Shweiz)

Sylate-M (500mg/500mg)

Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Shweiz)
Generic : Mefenamic acid
Combination of Generics : Mefenamic acid 500mg + Etamsylate 500mg
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Drug Name : Mefenamic acid

Mefenamic Acid(Ponstel) generic Sylate-M (500mg/500mg) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for dysmenorrhea and other pain. It decreases inflammation and uterine contractions.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on Jul 14, 2016

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Side effects of Mefenamic acid

   Gastrointestinal : Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, indigestion, flatulence, gross bleeding/perforation, gastric/peptic ulcers, heartburn, nausea, mouth ulcer, GI ulcers, vomiting, anemia, elevated liver enzymes, and blood vomiting.

   Body as a whole : Fever, infection and sepsis.

   Heart : Heart failure, high blood pressure, fast heart rate and fainting.

   Liver : Liver inflammation and jaundice.

   Blood : Eosinophilia, decrease in white blood cells, bruising, blood in stool and rectal bleeding.

   Metabolic : Weight changes.

   Central Nervous system : Anxiety, weakness, confusion, depression, dream abnormalities, drowsiness, dizziness, sleeplessness, uneasiness, headache, nervousness, tingling and tremors.

   Respiratory : Asthma and difficulty in breathing.

   Skin : Hair loss, sensitivity to light, itching and increased sweating.

   Eye and ENT : Blurred vision and ringing in the ear.

   Genitourinary : Bladder inflammation, painful urination, blood in urine and kidney failure.

When is Mefenamic acid not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients who have experienced asthma, hives, allergic reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs, peri-operative pain, ulcer, kidney disease and hypersensitivity.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

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