These include:aspirin including low doses of aspirin used to prevent your blood from clotting in Heat and dampness can destroy some medicines.Keep Ponstan where children cannot reach it. All medicines can have side effects. PONSTAN against the benefits they expect it will have for you. If you drink alcohol, dizziness or light-headedness from time to time to check your progress. If you are not sure if you are taking any of these medicines, ask your doctor or pharmacist.Symptoms of an allergic reaction to these medicines may include:swelling of the face, lips or tongue which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathingIf you are allergic to aspirin or NSAID medicines and take PONSTAN, these symptoms For sprains and strains, PONSTAN is usually only needed for a few days.

aspirin or NSAID medicines.

the following: yellowing of the skin and eyes, also called jaundiceThe above list includes serious side effects that may require medical attention.Tell your doctor immediately or go to Accident and Emergency at your nearest hospital Use of PONSTAN may increase your risk of developing cardiovascular Some examples of these conditions include Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.Do not take PONSTAN if the packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering.Do not take PONSTAN if the expiry date (EXP) printed on the pack has passed.If you take this medicine after the expiry date has passed, it may not work as well.If you are not sure if you should start taking PONSTAN contact your doctor or pharmacist.Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any allergies to:any other medicines including aspirin or other NSAID medicinesany other substances, such as foods, preservatives or dyes.Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have or have had any medical conditions, especially You may need medical treatment if you get some of the side effects. Signs of an infection may include fever, Do not Ponstan Forte tablets contain mefenamic acid which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Tell all of the doctors, dentists, and pharmacists that are treating you that you As with other NSAID medicines, Ponstan may affect your developing baby if you take it during pregnancy. If you become pregnant while taking PONSTAN tell your doctor immediately.If you are about to start taking any new medicine tell your doctor and pharmacist Ponstan is used to relieve the symptoms of period pain and treat heavy periods.It also provides short-term relief of pain in conditions such as:Although Ponstan can relieve the symptoms of pain and inflammation, it will not cure your condition.Your doctor may have prescribed Ponstan for another reason. Your doctor will advise you.Your doctor and pharmacist may have more information on medicines to be careful with or avoid while taking Ponstan.Follow all directions given to you by your doctor or pharmacist carefully. You Your doctor will discuss with you the benefits and risks of taking this medicine.If you have not told your doctor or pharmacist about any of the above, tell them before you take any Ponstan.Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including any that you buy without a prescription from your pharmacy, supermarket or health food shop.Some medicines may interfere with Ponstan. diarrhoea, muscle twitches, seizure (fit), confusion, dizziness or hallucination. that you are taking PONSTAN. As with other NSAID medicines, Ponstan may cause dizziness or light-headedness in some people. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you notice anything else that is making you feel unwell.Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you don’t understand anything on this list.Some of the other possible side effects can only be found when your doctor does tests from time to time to check your progress.Virtual Medical Centre is Australia’s leading source for trustworthy medical information written by health professionals based on Australian guidelines.

You may need urgent medical attention.

This may depend on your age, your condition PONSTAN®CAPSULES 2 For sprains and strains, PONSTAN is usually only needed for a few days. You may need urgent medical attention or hospitalisation. You should not take PONSTAN for more than 7 days unless recommended by your doctor.