Meftal -P

MEFTAL – P Suspension
Each 5 ml Contains:
Mefenamic Acid IP 100 mg
MEFTAL-P Tablets
Each Dispersible Tablet Contains:
Mefenamic Acid IP 100 mg
Pyrexia in children; as an anti-inflammatory analgesic for the symptomatic relief of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (including Still’s Disease); pain including muscular, traumatic and dental pain; headaches of most etiology; post-operative pain.
Oral: It is recommended that children under 12 years of age should be given MEFTAL-P in the usual dose of 25 mg / kg of bodyweight daily, in divided doses. Table below gives dosage recommendations for various age groups:

Age of the Child Recommended dose * of
MEFTAL-P Suspension MEFTAL-P Tablet
6 months to under 2 years 2.5 ml ½ tablet
2 years to under 5 years 5 ml One tablet
5 years to under 9 years 7.5 ml 1 ½ tablet
9 years to 12 years 10 ml Two tablets
10 tablets per strip.
60 ml bottle.