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Meftal Forte Tablet

BLUE CROSS LABS
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Meftal Forte Tablet

BLUE CROSS LABS
*Estimated Price
35
Add to Cart

About Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug that contains Paracetamol and Mefenamic Acid used for fever, muscle pain, joint pains, Osteoarthritis, and menstrual pain. It works by increasing the pain threshold and blocking the production of chemicals that cause fever and inflammation in the body.

Uses Benefits and uses of Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is generally used to treat joint pains and arthralgia but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Arthralgia
  2. Joint Pains
  3. Muscle Pain
  4. Fever
  5. Tooth Pain
  6. Headache
  7. Osteoarthritis
  8. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  9. Periods Pain
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Meftal Forte Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Meftal Forte Tablet

Apart from the uses of Meftal Forte Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Allergy
  4. Nausea
  5. Vomiting
  6. Stomach Ulcer
  7. Indigestion
  8. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  9. Skin Allergies
  10. Constipation
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is made from Mefenamic Acid (500 mg) and Paracetamol (350 mg) which is an anti-inflammatory to relieve pain and subside fever. Meftal Forte Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.
You can buy Meftal Forte Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Blue Cross Labs.
How to use Meftal Forte Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Meftal Forte Tablet

  • How does it work? Meftal Forte is an anti-inflammatory drug that works by blocking the release of certain chemicals that causes pain and fever.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Meftal Forte Tablet.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage
  • If pain or fever is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Meftal Forte Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Meftal Forte Tablet is also an NSAID, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with paracetamol or Dicyclomine such as Dolo, Crocin, Meftal SpasCombiflam etc.
  • Meftal Forte Tablet  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Meftal Forte Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Meftal Forte Tablet

Before using Meftal Forte Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Breastfeeding
  • Severe Heart Failure
  • Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome
  • Pregnant
  • Newborn
  • Coronary Artery Surgery
  • Kidney Disease
Meftal Forte Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Warfarin
  • Digoxin
  • Lithium
  • Captopril
  • Enalapril
  • Prednisone
  • Sulfapyridine
  • Torsemide
  • Antidiabetic Medication
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Meftal Forte Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Meftal Forte Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Meftal Forte Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Meftal Forte Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Meftal Forte Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Meftal Forte Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Meftal Forte Tablet. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & calmness. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Meftal Forte Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Meftal Forte Tablet?
Not recommendedMeftal Forte Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Meftal Forte Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Meftal Forte Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Meftal Forte Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Not really. Meftal Forte Tablet helps in conditions related to joint pain and if you want a medicine for Cold you can consider other drugs.

9. Can I use Meftal Forte Tablet in relieving toothache?
Meftal Forte Tablet is more specifically used for abdominal pain, but as it contains paracetamol, using it can also help with teeth pain. But, it is suggested to use a paracetamol only tablet if your problem is limited to a toothache.

10. How does using Meftal Forte Tablet helps with migraines?
Meftal Forte can be used to treat a headache but it is suggested to take other pain-killers for migraines. Please consult your doctor before taking Metfal Forte for headache.

11. Can using Meftal Forte Tablet help with GERD?
No. Meftal Forte Tablet won't help in anything related to GERD. You can use an antacid upon consulting a Gastroenterologist.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Meftal Forte Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Meftal Forte Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Meftal Forte Tablet is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Meftal Forte Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Meftal Forte Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug that contains Paracetamol and Mefenamic Acid used for fever, muscle pain, joint pains, Osteoarthritis, and menstrual pain. It works by increasing the pain threshold and blocking the production of chemicals that cause fever and inflammation in the body.

Uses Benefits and uses of Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is generally used to treat joint pains and arthralgia but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Arthralgia
  2. Joint Pains
  3. Muscle Pain
  4. Fever
  5. Tooth Pain
  6. Headache
  7. Osteoarthritis
  8. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  9. Periods Pain
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Meftal Forte Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Meftal Forte Tablet

Apart from the uses of Meftal Forte Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Abdominal Pain
  3. Allergy
  4. Nausea
  5. Vomiting
  6. Stomach Ulcer
  7. Indigestion
  8. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  9. Skin Allergies
  10. Constipation
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is made from Mefenamic Acid (500 mg) and Paracetamol (350 mg) which is an anti-inflammatory to relieve pain and subside fever. Meftal Forte Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.
You can buy Meftal Forte Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Blue Cross Labs.
How to use Meftal Forte Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Meftal Forte Tablet

  • How does it work? Meftal Forte is an anti-inflammatory drug that works by blocking the release of certain chemicals that causes pain and fever.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Meftal Forte Tablet.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage
  • If pain or fever is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Meftal Forte Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Meftal Forte Tablet is also an NSAID, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with paracetamol or Dicyclomine such as Dolo, Crocin, Meftal SpasCombiflam etc.
  • Meftal Forte Tablet  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Meftal Forte Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Meftal Forte Tablet

Before using Meftal Forte Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Breastfeeding
  • Severe Heart Failure
  • Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome
  • Pregnant
  • Newborn
  • Coronary Artery Surgery
  • Kidney Disease
Meftal Forte Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Warfarin
  • Digoxin
  • Lithium
  • Captopril
  • Enalapril
  • Prednisone
  • Sulfapyridine
  • Torsemide
  • Antidiabetic Medication
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Meftal Forte Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Meftal Forte Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Meftal Forte Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Meftal Forte Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Meftal Forte Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Meftal Forte Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Meftal Forte Tablet. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & calmness. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Meftal Forte Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Meftal Forte Tablet?
Not recommendedMeftal Forte Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Meftal Forte Tablet addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Meftal Forte Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Meftal Forte Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Not really. Meftal Forte Tablet helps in conditions related to joint pain and if you want a medicine for Cold you can consider other drugs.

9. Can I use Meftal Forte Tablet in relieving toothache?
Meftal Forte Tablet is more specifically used for abdominal pain, but as it contains paracetamol, using it can also help with teeth pain. But, it is suggested to use a paracetamol only tablet if your problem is limited to a toothache.

10. How does using Meftal Forte Tablet helps with migraines?
Meftal Forte can be used to treat a headache but it is suggested to take other pain-killers for migraines. Please consult your doctor before taking Metfal Forte for headache.

11. Can using Meftal Forte Tablet help with GERD?
No. Meftal Forte Tablet won't help in anything related to GERD. You can use an antacid upon consulting a Gastroenterologist.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Meftal Forte Tablet

Meftal Forte Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Meftal Forte Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Meftal Forte Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Meftal Forte Tablet in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Meftal Forte Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Meftal Forte Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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