Mafepain (Ponstel) Marketing InformationMafepain is sold in pharmcies as "Ponstel". It is also possible to purchase Ponstel in online store. Usually it doesn't require doctor's receipt. Mafepain also can be sold as: Mefenamic Acid, Ponstan, Ponstal, Parkemed, Mephadolor, Meftal, Dyfenamic, Potarlon, Dolfenal, Meyerdonal.
Mafepain (Ponstel) General InformationMafepain is used for short-term relief of mild to moderate pain caused be various conditions.
Mafepain is also used to decrease pain and blood loss during menstrual periods.
Mafepain (Ponstel) Recommendations
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Take your medicine exactly as directed.
For the relief of acute pain:
the usual recommended dose is 500 mg as an initial dose followed by 250 mg every 6 hours as needed.
For the relief of menstrual pain:
the usual recommended dose is 500 mg as an initial dose followed by 250 mg every 6 hours starting with the onset of bleeding and associated symptoms.
Mafepain (Ponstel) Precautions
Tell your doctor before taking Mafepain, if:
you are allergic to ay medicines;
you have any serious medical conditions;
you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Mafepain (Ponstel) Ingredients
Active ingredient: mefenamic acid.