PONTAX-100 10 100MG

The Brand Name PONTAX-100 Has Generic Salt :: Mefenamic 

PONTAX-100  Is From Company Mankind Priced :: Rs. 8.5

PONTAX-100 have Mefenamic is comes under Sub class Analgesics , Anti inflammatory Drugs of  Main Class Musculoskeletal Disorders , Pain

Main Medicine Class:: Musculoskeletal Disorders , Pain  Sub Medicine Class :: Analgesics , Anti inflammatory Drugs 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Mefenamic  DT  Rs. 8.5  10
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 10
 PONTAX-100  Mankind  100MG  10 Rs. 8.5

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Mankind :: PONTAX-100  Mefenamic  Musculoskeletal Disorders , Pain Analgesics , Anti inflammatory Drugs

Indications for Drugs ::

Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhagia, Dental pain, Pain and inflammation, Mild to moderate pain, Postoperative pain

Drug Dose ::

Oral Rheumatoid arthritis, Mild to moderate pain, Dental pain, Postoperative pain, Dysmenorrhoea, Osteoarthritis, Menorrhagia Adult: 500 mg tid. Child: >6 mth 25 mg/kg daily in divided doses for up to 7 days.

Contraindication ::

Inflammatory bowel disease; peptic ulcer; neonates; pregnancy (3rd trimester), lactation. Coronary artery bypass graft surgery, severe renal impairment, severe heart failure.

Drug Precautions ::

Renal and hepatic impairment, asthma. Monitor blood counts and liver function during long-term therapy. Drowsiness may affect ability to perform skilled tasks. Elderly.

Drug Side Effects ::

Abdominal pain, dyspepsia, constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, GI ulcers; oedema; bronchospasm; headache, drowsiness, insomnia, visual disturbances; CHF, hypertension, tachycardia, syncope; urticaria, rash; thrombocytopenia, aplastic anaemia, agranulocytosis; tinnitus; elevated liver enzymes; abnormal renal function. Potentially Fatal: Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia; convulsions (overdosage).

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

4

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Oral Rheumatoid arthritis, Mild to moderate pain, Dental pain, Postoperative pain, Dysmenorrhoea, Osteoarthritis, Menorrhagia Adult: 500 mg tid. Child: >6 mth 25 mg/kg daily in divided doses for up to 7 days.

Drug Interactions ::

Concomitant use w/ CYP2C9 isoenzyme inhibitors may alter safety and efficacy of mefenamic acid. May enhance methotrexate toxicity. Reduced BP response to ACE inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor antagonists. Increased risk of serious GI events w/ aspirin. May reduce the natriuretic effects of furosemide or thiazide diuretics. Reduced renal lithium clearance and elevated plasma lithium levels. May enhance anticoagulant effect of warfarin.

 

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