Medicinal product name Metafenex 200 mg/500 mg film-coated tablets
Pharmaceutical form Film-coated tablet
Strength 200 mg/500 mg 
Information from the MAH on shortages Not notified
Legal status OTC OTC
Package leaflet MS Word document 29-07-2021
Summary of product characteristics MS Word document 29-07-2021
ATC code M01AE51 Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products

Important notice

Additional information regarding the use for persons aged 75+

If used as "ANTIINFLAMMATORY AND ANTIRHEUMATIC PRODUCTS"
SubstanceClassComment
IbuprofenumCSuitable for older persons, with specific cautions. For short-term use only. May decrease renal function. Avoid use in severe renal insufficiency. May increase blood pressure, worsen cardiac insuffiency and cause cardiovascular events. Increases risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. Take interactions into account, especially with anticoagulants. Remember that anti-inflammatory analgesics are commonly used in self-care.
Paracetamolum No data on active substance.

Medicinal products (3)

Availability of medicinal product Wholesalers Package size, content Primary packaging Maximum admissible pharmacy price (€ incl. VAT) Product No. Labelling
 Not available (according to the information provided by wholesalers) currently no information on availability from any wholesaler N10
(200 mg/500 mg)
PVC/PVDC/Al blister    21-0139-01 Labelling text Labelling text Jul 29, 2021
 Not available (according to the information provided by wholesalers) currently no information on availability from any wholesaler N20
(200 mg/500 mg)
PVC/PVDC/Al blister    21-0139-02 Labelling text Labelling text Jul 29, 2021
 Not available (according to the information provided by wholesalers) currently no information on availability from any wholesaler N30
(200 mg/500 mg)
HDPE bottle    21-0139-03 Labelling text Labelling text Jul 29, 2021

Registration information

Marketing authorisation No. 21-0139
Date of authorisation Aug 20, 2021
MA valid until Aug 19, 2026
Marketing authorisation holder, country Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polpharma S.A., Poland