mefenamic acid
noun Etymology: dimethyl- + fen- (by shortening & alteration from phenyl) + aminobenzoic acid Date: 1962 a drug C15H15NO2 used as an anti-inflammatory agent

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  • mefenamic acid — /mef euh nam ik, mef /, Pharm. a white powder, C15H15NO2, used as a mild analgesic, anti inflammatory, and antipyretic in certain types of arthritis and for the relief of moderate short term pain due to dysmenorrhea. [1960 65; ME(THYL) + fen ,… …   Universalium

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  • mefenamic acid — noun A nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drug used to treat pain, including menstrual pain …   Wiktionary

  • mefenamic acid — an anti inflammatory drug (see NSAID) used to treat headache, toothache, rheumatic pain, and similar conditions. It is administered by mouth; side effects include digestive upsets, drowsiness, and skin rashes. Trade names: Ponstan …   The new mediacal dictionary

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