Ketoprofen 2.5% gel What Ketoprofen is used for:
Ketoprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
They are limited, to adults and children from 15 years.
In long-term treatment of:
Some chronic inflammatory rheumatism Some severe arthrosis.
In the short-term treatment of:
Some inflammation around the joints (tendinitis, bursitis, acute painful shoulder) Some inflammation of the joints with crystal deposition, such as gout Acute arthritic pain Acute lower backache Acute pain related to nerve irritation Method Of Administration Of Fastum Gel 50 Gm Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you.
Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Apply to the affected area two to four times a day Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions. If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of Fastum Gel 50 Gm Serious side effects are not expected with this medication. Although the following side effects are not common in everyone.
some patients may complain from:
You have an allergic reaction following the application of the product.
The signs may include a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue (frequency not known).
severe skin reactions during exposure to sunlight such as blistering or eczema of the eyes which may spread or become generalized (frequency rare) a serious allergic reaction such as skin rash, swelling of the face, wheezing or difficulty breathing (anaphylactic shock) (frequency not known) Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking Fastum Gel 50 Gm Do not use Ketoprofen Gel If you have a history of allergy or hypersensitivity to Ketoprofen or to any of the other ingredients of Ketoprofen Gel (see section 6), tiaprofenic acid, fenofibrate, UV blockers or perfumes.
Symptoms of this would include a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue If you have ever had asthma, urticaria (skin rash), or runny nose and sneezing after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs On an area where you have any skin conditions, eczema or acne, open wounds or infections In your eyes, mouth, nose, or on the anal or genital areas; if this happens, wash with plenty of clean water If you are pregnant within your third trimester If you have a history of photosensitivity reactions/reactions to light Storage Conditions Of Fastum Gel 50 Gm Store below 25°c Don’t refrigerate Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label.
The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.