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Single dose oral mefenamic acid for acute postoperative pain in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Mefenamic acid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is most often used for treating pain of dysmenorrhoea in the short term (seven days or less), as well as mild to moderate pain including headache, dental pain, postoperative and postpartum pain. It is widely available in many countries worldwide. OBJECTIVES: To assess the efficacy of single dose oral mefenamic acid in acute postoperative pain, and any associated adverse events. SEARCH STRATEGY: We searched Cochra...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Issue:
3
Pages:
CD007553
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:732e4ea0-0b06-4953-a042-ed013189130f
Source identifiers:
241972
Local pid:
pubs:241972

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