KefenTech

KefenTech

ketoprofen

Manufacturer:

JE IL Pharm

Distributor:

Pharmaforte
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Ketoprofen.
Description
KefenTech has lint fabric spread with colorless, transparent paste, which is covered with film-coated thin paper.
Indications/Uses
Anti-inflammation and soothing of pain caused by the following diseases and symptoms: Arthritis deformans, periarticular inflammation of shoulder, tendinitis, peritendinitis, epicondylitis of humerus (eg, tennis elbow), myalgia, pain and swelling following trauma (eg, bruise, strain, sprain).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Remove film-coated thin paper from lint fabric then apply lint fabric to the affected part twice daily.
Contraindications
Patients with a previous history of hypersensitivity to ketoprofen.
Patients with aspirin asthma (ie, induction of asthma by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory analgesics) or its previous history.
Special Precautions
Patients with bronchial asthma.
It should be noted that treatment by anti-inflammatory analgesics is symptomatic, not causal.
Ketoprofen may suppress the manifestations of dermal infections. Therefore, close supervision and careful administration are required with concurrent adequate antibiotics or antifungal agent in case that ketoprofen is used for inflammation caused by infections.
In case of using KefenTech for chronic disease (eg, arthritis deformans). It should be administered to the patient as the adjunctives with other anti-inflammatory agents. Patients should be observed carefully and manifestations of adverse reactions should be observed.
Do not use to the eye or mucosa. Temporary pain or skin irritation may occur when epidermis is broken.
Do not use for occlusive dressing.
Use in pregnancy: Safety for pregnant women has not been established. Therefore prolonged use of KefenTech plaster with large dose or to wide affected part should be avoided in women who are or may be pregnant.
Use in children: Safety for children has not been established.
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Use in pregnancy: Safety for pregnant women has not been established. Therefore prolonged use of KefenTech plaster with large dose or to wide affected part should be avoided in women who are or may be pregnant.
Adverse Reactions
Skin: Redness, rash, pruritus, skin dryness and irritation may infrequently occur and swelling may rarely occur. Treatment should be discontinued in the event of such symptoms.
Hypersensitivity: Anaphylactoid symptoms (eg, urticaria, dyspnea) may rarely occur. In the event of such symptoms, KefenTech should be discontinued.
Storage
Store at room temperature.
ATC Classification
M02AA10 - ketoprofen ; Belongs to the class of non-steroidal antiinflammatory preparations for topical use. Used in the treatment of joint and muscular pains.
Presentation/Packing
Plaster 30 mg x 7's, 8's, 20 x 7's, 20 x 8's.
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