How It Works:
Ketoprofen is a pain killer medication belongs to group of medicines called nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibitors (traditional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug [NSAID]). It inhibits the synthesis of chemicals like prostaglandin and thromboxane that results in the reduction of fever, formation of blood clots, pain and inflammation.
Nausea, Heartburn, Indigestion, Stomach pain, Vomiting
Ketoprofen is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, menstrual pain and muscular pain
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. Is ketoprofen safe?
Ketoprofen is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your docto
Q. Is ketoprofen a blood thinner?
No, ketoprofen is not a blood thinner
Q. Is ketoprofen a controlled substance?
No, ketoprofen is not a controlled substance
Q. Is ketoprofen the same as ibuprofen?
Both ketoprofen and ibuprofen belongs to the same class, i.e non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), but their effect may vary upon individual condition or response
Q. Can I take ketoprofen with Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid), Tylenol (acetaminophen), Vicodin (acetaminophen and hydrocodone), hydrocodone, ibuprofen, paracetamol, or tramadol?
Ibuprofen should not be given with ketoprofen. It is not reported to interact with Aspirin, Tylenol, Vicodin, hydrocodone, paracetamol, or tramadol. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
Q. Does ketoprofen contain aspirin, ibuprofen, or ketamine?
No, ketoprofen does not contain aspirin, ibuprofen, or ketamine
Q. Does ketoprofen cause drowsiness?
Yes, ketoprofen may cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug.