What is bi Profenid used for?
The medicinal product is for adults and children over 15 years. For prolonged symptomatic treatment of chronic inflammatory rheumatic diseases, especially rheumatoid polyarthritis, ankylosing spondyloarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, Reiter’s syndrome, painful immobilizing arthrosis.
Is Bi Profenid anti-inflammatory?
Results confirmed the good efficacy of Bi-Profenid®) as an anti-inflammatory and analgesic agent in the management of acute pain in anti-inflammatory, musculoskeletal and traumatological conditions, combined with a good level of safety.
What is ketoprofen good for?
Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat pain, inflammation, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain. This medicine is available only with your doctor’s prescription.
How do you take BI Profenid?
Frequency of administration:The tablets are to be taken, if possible during a meal or failing with a snack. The daily dose is to be divided into 1 to 2 times daily. Renal impairment and elderly: It is recommended to reduce the initial dose and adjust if necessary to the renal tolerance.
Can ketoprofen make you sleepy?
Upset stomach, constipation, diarrhea, dizziness, lightheadedness, drowsiness, loss of appetite, or headache may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Is ketoprofen safe to use?
Ketoprofen can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke, even if you don’t have any risk factors. Do not use this medicine just before or after heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG). Ketoprofen may also cause stomach or intestinal bleeding, which can be fatal.
Why is ketoprofen no longer available?
SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined that ORUDIS KT (ketoprofen) tablets, 12.5 milligrams (mg), were not withdrawn from sale for reasons of safety or effectiveness. This determination will allow FDA to approve abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) for ketoprofen tablets, 12.5 mg.
Who should not take ketoprofen?
Ketoprofen is not approved for use by anyone younger than 18 years old.