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Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

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Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

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About Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is anti-inflammatory pain-killer & muscle relaxant used for menstrual cramps, pain & bleeding during period cycles, abdominal pain, fever, muscle pain & joint pain. It has Mefenamic acid which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

Uses Benefits and uses of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is generally used by women for pain during periods but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Dysmenorrhea (Mefenamic Acid helps in reduction of pain during periods)
  2. Heavy bleeding during periods
  3. Abdominal Pain
  4. Fever
  5. Postoperative Pain (Laparoscopy etc.)
  6. Migraines 
  7. Rheumatoid Arthritis (swelling & inflammation)
  8. Muscle Pain/spasms
  9. Analgesic - Toothache, Myalgia etc.
  10. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses of the tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or gynaecologist before consuming the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Apart from the uses of Meftal Spas, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Abdominal pain (While Dicyclomine treats abdominal pain, Mefenamic Acid might cause it as a side-effect)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Rashes on Skin
  4. Gas (Flatulence) or indigestion
  5. Diarrhea
  6. It can cause severe Heartburn (acid reflux)
  7. Blurred Vision
  8. Nausea & Drowsiness
  9. Impaired alertness & thinking
  10. Dryness in mouth
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms such as abnormal renal & kidney functions. 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 Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is made from Dicyclomine (10mg) which helps in the treatment of stomach pain and Mefenamic Acid (250mg) which helps in reduction of pain due to menstrual cramps & acts as an analgesic to reduce pain & inflammation in the body. Meftal Spas should be taken 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 Spas from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in 250 mg & 500 mg depending on the severity of the pain. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

  • How does it work? Dicyclomine relaxes the muscle of intestine & gut and provides relief in pain especially during periods. Mefenamic acid, on the other hand, is an NSAID which ranks as a mild to moderate pain-killer
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Meftal Spas 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, 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 Spas at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Meftal Spas is also an NSAID, please do not take it along with other common medicines such as Dolo, Crocin, Combiflam etc.
  • Meftal Spas is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain etc. so that she can guide you when & how to take the medicine.
  • Taking Meftal Spas while on empty stomach can cause acid reflux

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Before taking Meftal Spas, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications:-
  • Breastfeeding or Pregnancy (Completely unsafe during lactation)
  • Allergic to Meftal Spas or any other NSAIDs or muscle relaxants
  • Epilepsy
  • If you have abdominal bleeding, it might get worse because of this drug
  • Asthma Patients - NSAIDs might worsen the condition in patients
  • It is not recommended for children & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • It should not be consumed along with Alcohol
  • If you have had Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery of heart, it is not recommended
  • If you operate heavy machinery, please avoid because this drug may cause drowsiness & blurred vision
Meftal Spas Drug Interactions
  • Antihistamines (Eg. Cetirizine)
  • Antacids
  • Benzodiazepines
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Meftal Spas. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.

FAQs Commonly asked question on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

1. I missed a dose of Meftal Spas 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 the double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Meftal Spas Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have taken more than the prescribed quantity of Meftal Spas, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. Overdose may lead to muscular weakness and in some cases even paralysis.

3. Can Meftal Spas be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is NOT recommended when on Meftal. 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 be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
No. Meftal Spas is NOT recommended in breastfeeding because of Dicyclomine. It can cause severe complications in lactating women. However, pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons with the help of a doctor before deciding.

5. Can I drive while on Meftal?
NoMeftal Spas 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 while on this medication. 

6. Is Meftal 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 one dose of expired Meftal might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Rating - 4.86/5 (936 Reviews)
I have been using Meftal Spas for a long time now and I'm happy with this tablet.
I often use Meftal spas when I have menstrual cramps and it works for me alright.
Meftal Spas is bliss for women during periods because it helps in relieving pain.
Meftal Spas is my obvious choice in the menstruation cycles because of its sheer effectiveness.
My gynecologist suggested this medicine for my dysmenorrhea last time.

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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 Spas Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not treat this as a substitute of professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above mentioned information about Meftal Spas tablet. Please visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com to get a professional opinion about your condition.

About Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is anti-inflammatory pain-killer & muscle relaxant used for menstrual cramps, pain & bleeding during period cycles, abdominal pain, fever, muscle pain & joint pain. It has Mefenamic acid which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

Uses Benefits and uses of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is generally used by women for pain during periods but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Dysmenorrhea (Mefenamic Acid helps in reduction of pain during periods)
  2. Heavy bleeding during periods
  3. Abdominal Pain
  4. Fever
  5. Postoperative Pain (Laparoscopy etc.)
  6. Migraines 
  7. Rheumatoid Arthritis (swelling & inflammation)
  8. Muscle Pain/spasms
  9. Analgesic - Toothache, Myalgia etc.
  10. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses of the tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or gynaecologist before consuming the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Apart from the uses of Meftal Spas, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Abdominal pain (While Dicyclomine treats abdominal pain, Mefenamic Acid might cause it as a side-effect)
  2. Dizziness
  3. Rashes on Skin
  4. Gas (Flatulence) or indigestion
  5. Diarrhea
  6. It can cause severe Heartburn (acid reflux)
  7. Blurred Vision
  8. Nausea & Drowsiness
  9. Impaired alertness & thinking
  10. Dryness in mouth
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms such as abnormal renal & kidney functions. 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 Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Meftal Spas is made from Dicyclomine (10mg) which helps in the treatment of stomach pain and Mefenamic Acid (250mg) which helps in reduction of pain due to menstrual cramps & acts as an analgesic to reduce pain & inflammation in the body. Meftal Spas should be taken 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 Spas from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in 250 mg & 500 mg depending on the severity of the pain. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

  • How does it work? Dicyclomine relaxes the muscle of intestine & gut and provides relief in pain especially during periods. Mefenamic acid, on the other hand, is an NSAID which ranks as a mild to moderate pain-killer
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Meftal Spas 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, 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 Spas at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Meftal Spas is also an NSAID, please do not take it along with other common medicines such as Dolo, Crocin, Combiflam etc.
  • Meftal Spas is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain etc. so that she can guide you when & how to take the medicine.
  • Taking Meftal Spas while on empty stomach can cause acid reflux

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Before taking Meftal Spas, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications:-
  • Breastfeeding or Pregnancy (Completely unsafe during lactation)
  • Allergic to Meftal Spas or any other NSAIDs or muscle relaxants
  • Epilepsy
  • If you have abdominal bleeding, it might get worse because of this drug
  • Asthma Patients - NSAIDs might worsen the condition in patients
  • It is not recommended for children & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • It should not be consumed along with Alcohol
  • If you have had Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery of heart, it is not recommended
  • If you operate heavy machinery, please avoid because this drug may cause drowsiness & blurred vision
Meftal Spas Drug Interactions
  • Antihistamines (Eg. Cetirizine)
  • Antacids
  • Benzodiazepines
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Meftal Spas. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.

FAQs Commonly asked question on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

1. I missed a dose of Meftal Spas 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 the double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Meftal Spas Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have taken more than the prescribed quantity of Meftal Spas, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. Overdose may lead to muscular weakness and in some cases even paralysis.

3. Can Meftal Spas be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is NOT recommended when on Meftal. 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 be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
No. Meftal Spas is NOT recommended in breastfeeding because of Dicyclomine. It can cause severe complications in lactating women. However, pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons with the help of a doctor before deciding.

5. Can I drive while on Meftal?
NoMeftal Spas 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 while on this medication. 

6. Is Meftal 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 one dose of expired Meftal might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg)

Rating - 4.86/5 (936 Reviews)
I have been using Meftal Spas for a long time now and I'm happy with this tablet.
I often use Meftal spas when I have menstrual cramps and it works for me alright.
Meftal Spas is bliss for women during periods because it helps in relieving pain.
Meftal Spas is my obvious choice in the menstruation cycles because of its sheer effectiveness.
My gynecologist suggested this medicine for my dysmenorrhea last time.

Buy Meftal Spas Tablet (10/250 mg) 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 Spas Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not treat this as a substitute of professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above mentioned information about Meftal Spas tablet. Please visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com to get a professional opinion about your condition.

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