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Ketoprofen Precautions and Warnings

Who Should Not Take Ketoprofen?

You should not take ketoprofen if:
  • You are allergic to ketoprofen or any of the inactive components used to make this medicine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • You have an active bleeding condition, such as a stomach ulcer or bleeding within the head.
  • You have an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma that is caused by aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
  • You are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or just CABG).
  • You are in the third trimester of pregnancy or are nursing.

Ketoprofen Precautions and Warnings: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which people should not take ketoprofen. There are also a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking ketoprofen. It is possible that not all the warnings and precautions for ketoprofen were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the ketoprofen precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
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