Just been given mefenamic acid from my gp. Never used this before so wondering what people’s feelings are about it?...
how often can I take mefenamic acid?
My pack of mefenamic acid just says take three times a day... is it like ibuprofen where it is 4 hours apart or does it need to be longer?...
Endro pain not controlled help!
Skip 14years from onset im now 28, i had a laparoscopy last year diagnosis of endro, Im also trying to conceive, so hormones are not right fo...
Menstrual Cycles, Anaemia and Vitamin D Deficiency. Should I have coil fitted to prevent periods. So I can stop taking iron? Advice please
GP asked me to think about having a coil fitted as would stop me having periods altogether....
Mefenamic acid & tranexamic acid have made a HUGE difference to my periods 😁
Hi ladies, I have endometriosis left all over my rectum and currently TTC and awaiting another laparoscopy ( with an endo specialist ) My per...
Endometriosis pain relief advise wanted; prescriptive and non.
( I am due to meet a gynaecologist in May and I’m on the urgent waiting list for a diagnostic laparoscopy; Drs are pretty convinced this is e...
Getting GP to listen?!
I was on tranexamic acid and mefenamic acid but I'd been finding they were starting to stop working, and I could feel how sick I felt....
Fed up of pain from endometriosis and not finding a painkiller that actually helps
The pain is constant and I have not yet found a painkiller to help relieve the pain, nothing works. And pain is getting worse it now shoots r...
can mefenamic acid unintentionally delay your period?
I've been preloading mefenamic acid as my period was due on Saturday/Sunday, however, it's still not here... but I'm too scared to stop takin...
Not sure what to expect
Hi all. So I’ve been on mefenamic acid now as a trial to see if it will ease my symptoms any but so far I’ve had no relief....
How do you cope with endometriosis?
I finally had a laparoscopy end of feb where they removed as much as possible....
Mirena Coil for 16 year old girl? Has to be fitted soon
Hi, I'm debating going through with the mirena coil and would like some advice from people who've had it ( I'd love anybody's advice, but par...
When to start taking pain killers?
My consultant has replaced my Mefenamic Acid with Diclofenac instead, and said to start taking it a ' few days ' before the pain starts. How ...
Hi, just found this site. I have had severe PMDD for about 25 years, I am 55 now and still having regular periods....
IBS flare up
I get an upset stomach with my period and its pretty bad today ( cheers, suspected endo )....
I told my doctor I’m sure I’ve got endometriosis as I’ve had 2 ultrasounds in the past and they came back clear....
Severe pain, endo mentioned
After months of having severe pelvic and abdominal pain (& other symptoms ), and lots of appointments where GP's have dismissed my pain & mad...
Should I be worried?
Hi. I have been having troubles with my periods since they first started at the age of 16....
Hi all😊 Has anyone got advice on pain control. For two years my doctors can't seem to find the right medication for me....
Looking for Some Support/Ideas Please?
I’ve not had my lap yet but my GP and women’s health physio are both suspecting Endo....
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