What is Ketoplast Plus® Ketoprofen Pain-Relieving Plaster?
Ketoplast Plus® is a solution that contains an anti-inflammatory NSAID; Ketoprofen. It is a transdermal plaster. Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that reduces pain in patients suffering from inflammatory musculoskeletal disorders, such as osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, and is also useful for traumatic pain in patients with an acute low back injury or soft-tissue injury.
Ketoplast Plus Plaster is used for short-term relief of pain, inflammation, and swelling in conditions that affect joints and muscles. It works by blocking chemical messengers in the brain that tell us we have pain. It can help relieve pain in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. Use it as advised by the doctor to get the most benefit.
Ketoplast Plus Plaster is a pain-relieving medicine. It is used to treat pain, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and acute musculoskeletal injuries. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain, and inflammation.
Your doctor will explain how to use Ketoplast Plus Plaster. Follow the instructions carefully to get the most benefit. The dose and duration will depend on what you are using it for and how well it helps your symptoms. Use it regularly and do not discontinue using it until the doctor tells you to stop using it.
The most common side effect of this medicine is application site reactions such as redness and swelling. These are usually mild and resolve with time. If they do not go away or bother you, you should remove your patch and contact your doctor.
Before using the medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any other illnesses or disorders. It may also affect, or be affected by some other medicines you are using. Let your doctor know all the other medicines you are taking or using to make sure it is safe for you. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors first before using the medicine.
Why Ketoprofen is used? Ketoprofen Plaster effectively delivers ketoprofen through the skin to the target area, providing quick relief for osteoarthritis, tennis elbow, muscle ache, sports, and exercise-related injuries, such as sprains, strains, and bruises. It is non-invasive and provides convenience for geriatric patients.
How do you use Ketoprofen plaster? Make sure the skin is clean and dry. Remove the protective liner of the Plaster. Do not touch the sticky side. With the sticky side down, place the Plaster evenly onto the skin.
How long does it take for Ketoprofen to work? Typically, pain relief may occur within 30 minutes and last for up to six hours. Kefentech generic.