Active Ingredient(s):Ketoprofen FDA Approved: * October 6, 1995 Pharm Company: *WYETH CONS Category:Arthritis
Ketoprofen is one of the propionic acid class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) with analgesic and antipyretic effects. It acts by inhibiting the body's production of prostaglandin.
It was patented in 1967 and approved for medical use in 1980.
1 Medical uses
2 Adverse effects
4 Available forms
5 Veterinary medicine
5.2 Ecological problems
6 See also
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