What is OKi ketoprofen?
Ketoprofen lysine salt (Oki Fiale, PG060) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory agent frequently administered by intramuscular route in association regimen with other drugs, such as steroidal anti-inflammatory, muscle relaxant, local anaesthetic and anti-spastic drugs or vitamins.
What is the brand name for ketoprofen?
BRAND NAME(S): Orudis. WARNING: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (including ketoprofen) may rarely increase the risk for a heart attack or stroke.
How do you take Oki medicine?
Take this medication by mouth, usually 3 to 4 times a day with a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 milliliters), or as directed by your doctor. Do not lie down for at least 10 minutes after taking this drug. If stomach upset occurs while taking this medication, take it with food, milk, or an antacid.
Do they still make ketoprofen?
Ketoprofen was available over-the-counter in the United States in the form of 12.5 mg coated tablets (Orudis KT and Actron), but this form has been discontinued. It is available by prescription capsules.
Can a pregnant woman take Oki?
You might be tempted to take it to help get rid of that nagging backache or persistent migraine, but steer clear: Like other NSAIDs, ketoprofen is not safe to use during pregnancy because it can affect baby’s kidney development and function (and prolong labor and delivery).
Is Oki good for headaches?
Conclusions: Oral ketoprofen (75 mg or 150 mg) in a dual-release formulation is an effective and well-tolerated drug in the acute treatment of migraine attacks.
How often should you take Oki?
Take this medication by mouth, usually 3 to 4 times a day with a full glass of water (8 ounces or 240 milliliters), or as directed by your doctor. Do not lie down for at least 10 minutes after taking this drug.
Can I take Oki in pregnancy?
Ketoprofen has to be avoided in the last trimester of pregnancy and should not be used in the first two trimesters unless the potential benefit to the patient outweighs the potential risk to the fetus.