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Pontal Brand names, Pontal Analogs

Pontal Brand Names Mixture

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Pontal Chemical_Formula


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Pontal fda sheet

Pontal msds (material safety sheet)

Pontal MSDS

Pontal Synthesis Reference

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Pontal Molecular Weight

241.285 g/mol

Pontal Melting Point

230-231 oC

Pontal H2O Solubility

20 mg/L

Pontal State


Pontal LogP


Pontal Dosage Forms

Bolus; Capsule; Capsule (enteric-coated); Drops; Liquid; Lotion; Powder; Powder for solution; Shampoo; Soap bar; Solution; Stick; Syrup; Tablet; Tablet (extended-release)

Pontal Indication

For the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, dysmenorrhea, and mild to moderate pain, inflammation, and fever.

Pontal Pharmacology

Mefenamic acid, an anthranilic acid derivative, is a member of the fenamate group of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities. Similar to other NSAIDs, mefenamic acid inhibits prostaglandin synthetase.

Pontal Absorption

Mefenamic acid is rapidly absorbed after oral administration.

Pontal side effects and Toxicity

Oral, rat LD50: 740 mg/kg. Symptoms of overdose may include severe stomach pain, coffee ground-like vomit, dark stool, ringing in the ears, change in amount of urine, unusually fast or slow heartbeat, muscle weakness, slow or shallow breathing, confusion, severe headache or loss of consciousness.

Pontal Patient Information

Pontal Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals