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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Ketoprofen.
Ketoprofen may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the develop... View More
Ketoprofen is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Ketoprofen may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Ketoprofen should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ketoprofen may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of ... View More
Ketoprofen should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ketoprofen may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of K... View More
Ketoprofen is used for the treatment of moderate to severe pain. It helps in relieving pain, such as dental pain, muscle pain, joint pain, and pain duri... View More
Uses of Ketoprofen
- Pain relief
Side effects of Ketoprofen
- Stomach pain
How to use Ketoprofen
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ketoprofen is to be taken ... View More
How Ketoprofen works
Ketoprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and... View More
- You have been prescribed Ketoprofen to relieve pain and inflammation.
- Take it with food or milk to prevent upset stomach.
- Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor. Long term use may lead to serious complications such as stomach bleeding and kidney prob... View More
- Do not take indigestion remedies (antacids) within two hours of taking Ketoprofen.
- Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Ketoprofen as it can increase your risk of stomach problems.
- Inform your doctor if you have a history of heart disease or stroke.
- Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function and levels of blood components if you are taking this medicine for long-term trea... View More
Pain, Dysmenorrhea, Rheumatic disorders
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take 30 min before meals, esp for quick relief of acute pain.
Adult: PO Rheumatic disorders 100-200 mg/day in 2-4 divided doses. Max: 300 mg/day in divided doses. Pain and inflammation 25-50 mg 6-8 hrly. Max: 300... View More
Mild renal impairment: Reduce initial dose to 50 mg/day. Not to be used in moderate to severe renal impairment.
Dexketoprofen tablets are not recommended to use in patients who are: - Allergic to this product or any of its components, aspirin or other non-stero... View More
Mode of Action
Dexketoprofen exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties. It potently inhibits the enzyme cyclooxygenase resulting in prostaglandi... View More
The medicine should be used with caution in conditions mentioned below: - Allergic to any other medicines. - Kidney disease, liver disease, heart dise... View More
As with all medicines, Dexketoprofen may cause some unwanted effects in some patients. These are described below and are characteristic of non steroidal... View More
Increased risk of GI ulcers & bleeding (synergistic effect) w/ other NSAIDs. Increased risk of haemorrhagic effect of oral anticoagulants. Increased ris... View More
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More