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Review: Ponstel and Ibuprofen

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ponstel and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 58 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

On Apr, 10, 2014: 58 people who take Ponstel, Ibuprofen are studied

Ponstel, Ibuprofen outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Ponstel (mefenamic acid)
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Ponstel is effectiven/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a
Ibuprofen is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/an/a

Drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Blood Bilirubin Increased
(3 reports)

Anorexia
(2 reports)

Alanine Aminotransferase Increased
(2 reports)

Aspartate Aminotransferase Increased
(2 reports)

Erythema
(2 reports)

Hypertension
(2 reports)

Nausea
(2 reports)

Vomiting
(2 reports)

Abdominal Pain Upper
(2 reports)

Diarrhoea
(2 reports)

Blood Bilirubin Increased
(1 report)

n/an/an/an/aMusculoskeletal Pain
(11 reports)

Atrial Fibrillation
(8 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(8 reports)

Back Pain
(8 reports)

Epistaxis
(8 reports)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Ponstel is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Ibuprofen is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)

Drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Common drug interactions Musculoskeletal Pain
(11 reports)

Pyrexia
(8 reports)

Abdominal Pain Upper
(7 reports)

Cholelithiasis
(7 reports)

Fatigue
(7 reports)

Bile Duct Stricture
(2 reports)

Urine Discolouration
(2 reports)

Pleural Fibrosis
(2 reports)

Somnolence
(1 report)

Weight Increased
(1 report)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ponstel is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a
Ibuprofen is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a

Drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Common drug interactions n/aAspartate Aminotransferase Increased
(3 reports)

Gingival Oedema
(2 reports)

Gamma-glutamyltransferase Increased
(2 reports)

Oral Pain
(2 reports)

Scratch
(2 reports)

Convulsion
(2 reports)

Blood Pressure Decreased
(2 reports)

Diarrhoea
(1 report)

Biliary Dyskinesia
(1 report)

Constipation
(1 report)

Pain In Extremity
(7 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(6 reports)

Musculoskeletal Pain
(6 reports)

Skin Discolouration
(6 reports)

Fatigue
(6 reports)

General Physical Health Deterioration
(1 report)

Pain
(1 report)

Anhedonia
(1 report)

Thrombosis
(1 report)

Anxiety
(1 report)

Dizziness
(3 reports)

Petechiae
(2 reports)

Paraneoplastic Pemphigus
(2 reports)

Rash Maculo-papular
(2 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(2 reports)

Pyrexia
(6 reports)

Flushing
(6 reports)

Musculoskeletal Pain
(5 reports)

Decreased Appetite
(5 reports)

Fibromyalgia
(5 reports)

Mouth Ulceration
(5 reports)

Pancytopenia
(5 reports)

Atrial Fibrillation
(4 reports)

Back Pain
(4 reports)

Renal Failure Acute
(4 reports)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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