Branded Medicine

 
PONDEX ® FORTE

Film-coated caplet

 
:: COMPOSITIONS ::

Each film-coated caplet contains:
Mefenamic acid 500 mg

 
:: INDICATIONS ::

For relieving mild pain such as toothache, headache, mild rheumatic pain, muscle pain, fever, dysmenorrhea.

 
:: CONTRAINDICATIONS ::
  • Patient with hypersensitive to mefenamic acid.
  • Patient with asthma.
  • Patient with gastric ulcer or gastroenteritis.
  • Patient with renal dysfunction.
 
:: DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATIONS ::

Adults and children >14 years of age
2-3 times daily 1 caplet.

 
:: WARNING AND PRECAUTION ::
  • Use carefully in patients with renal and hepatic disorder.
  • Safety use in children under 14 years of age has not been established.
  • It should not be used in pregnancy and nursing mother.
  • It should not be used more than recommended dose.
  • It should not be used more than 7 days.
  • If diarrhea occurs, the drug should be discontinued immediately.
  • It should not be given to patients with bronchospasm, rhinitis allergic, or urticarial, or other NSAIDs, because of cross sensitivity.
 
:: ADVERSE REACTIONS ::

The adverse reactions which usually occur is gastrointestinal disorder such as: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. This drug also can cause drowsiness, dizziness, headache, and nervous. Gastric bleeding, agranulocytosis, hemolytic anemia. Hypersensitivity reaction, such as: asthma, skin disorders.

 
:: PRESENTATION AND REGISTRATION NUMBER ::

Box, 10 blisters @ 10 film-coated caplets.