What is Dexketoprofen trometamol used for?
Results: Single-dose dexketoprofen trometamol provides effective analgesia in the treatment of acute pain, such as postoperative pain (dental and non-dental surgery), renal colic, acute musculoskeletal disorders and dysmenorrhea, and reduces opioid consumption in the postoperative setting.
Is dexketoprofen the same as ketoprofen?
Ketoprofen is a non‐selective nonsteroidal anti‐inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat acute and chronic painful conditions. Dexketoprofen is the (S)‐enantiomer, which is believed to confer analgesia.
Is ketoprofen stronger than Dexketoprofen?
These results demonstrate that dexketoprofen trometamol 25 mg tid is more effective than ketoprofen 50 mg tid in short-term symptomatic treatment of knee osteoarthritis and suggest that the tolerability of dexketoprofen trometamol is more favorable than ketoprofen.
What is ketoprofen cream?
Ketoprofen 10%, 20% Cream or Gel Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain and inflammation. When applied topically it reduces pain receptor sensitivity.
Is ketoprofen stronger than codeine?
These results indicate that the analgesic efficacy of both 50 and 150 mg doses of ketoprofen equals that of acetaminophen 650 mg plus codeine 60 mg and the duration of the analgesic effect of ketoprofen is significantly longer.
What is ketoprofen 2.5 gel used for?
Ketoprofen Gel is used for pain relief in: • soft tissue injuries including sports injuries and sprains and strains • musculo-tendonitis • swelling • backache • conditions affecting the joints and/or connective tissues e.g. arthritis (inflammation of the joints).
What painkillers can I take with dexketoprofen?
It relieves pain in conditions like headache, mild migraine, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, or painful menses. Dexketoprofen + Paracetamol is a combination of two medicines: Dexketoprofen and Paracetamol.