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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ketoprofen, Orudis, Orudis KT, Oruvail(noun)

    nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Orudis or Orudis KT or Oruvail)


  1. ketoprofen(Noun)

    A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, derived from propionic acid, that has analgesic and antipyretic effects and acts by inhibiting the body's production of prostaglandin.


  1. Ketoprofen

    Ketoprofen, (RS)2--propionic acid is one of the propionic acid class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug with analgesic and antipyretic effects. It acts by inhibiting the body's production of prostaglandin.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ketoprofen

    An IBUPROFEN-type anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic. It is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

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