Meclofenamate SODIUM Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • inflammation of the skin due to an allergy
  • a skin rash
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • dizziness
  • headache
  • nausea
  • heartburn
  • gas
  • diarrhea
  • INFREQUENT side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • water retention
  • ringing in the ears
  • canker sores
  • an ulcer in the esophagus
  • a stomach ulcer
  • an ulcer from too much stomach acid
  • stomach or intestinal ulcer
  • itching
  • hives
  • visible water retention
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • dry mouth
  • irritation of the mouth
  • conditions of excess stomach acid secretion
  • constipation
  • decreased appetite
  • RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • high levels of potassium in the blood
  • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst called hemolytic anemia
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • very low levels of granulocytes, a type of white blood cell
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • low levels of a type of white blood cell called neutrophils
  • increased eosinophils in the blood
  • mood changes
  • depression
  • a painful condition that affects the nerves in the legs and arms called peripheral neuropathy
  • double vision
  • blurred vision
  • a change in vision
  • pink eye
  • dry eye
  • high blood pressure
  • a heart attack
  • a stroke
  • inflammation of the large intestine
  • inflammation of the liver called hepatitis
  • damage to the liver and inflammation
  • blood in the bowel movement
  • bleeding of the stomach or intestines
  • damage to the kidneys
  • kidney failure
  • decreased kidney function
  • erythema multiforme, a type of allergic skin reaction
  • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • a skin disorder with blistering and peeling skin called Stevens-Johnson syndrome
  • erythema nodosum, a skin condition with red and painful nodules
  • skin rash with sloughing
  • a condition with symptoms that resemble lupus
  • mental status changes
  • bloody vomit
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • a significant type of allergic reaction called anaphylaxis
  • a rupture in the wall of the stomach or intestine
  • a yellowing of the eyes or skin from buildup of bilirubin called jaundice
  • If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • difficulty sleeping
  • low energy
  • taste impairment
  • heart throbbing or pounding
  • intense abdominal pain
  • Free RX Coupon

    Save up to 80% on your prescriptions.

    Available coupons

    Save up to 80% on your prescription with WebMDRx

    Drug Survey

    Are you currently using Meclofenamate SODIUM?

    This survey is being conducted by the WebMD marketing sciences department.

    Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, except as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

    CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.