Ponstan Forte 500mg Tablets contains Mefenamic acid which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic properties, and a demonstrable antipyretic effect. It has been shown to inhibit prostaglandin activity.

Ponstan forte is indicated for:

1. As an anti-inflammatory analgesic for the symptomatic relief of:

  • rheumatoid arthritis (including Still’s Disease),
  • osteoarthritis and pain including muscular,
  • traumatic and dental pain,
  • headaches of most aetiology,
  • post-operative and post-partum pain.

2. Primary dysmenorrhoea.

3. Menorrhagia due to dysfunctional causes and presence of an IUD when other pelvic pathology has been ruled out.