Ketoprofen 10 %

Ketoprofen

Anti-inflammatory drug with no restrictions on milk and with a minimal period of restrictions on meat products.

  • Description
  • Anti-inflammatory drug with no restrictions on milk and with a minimal period of restrictions on meat products.

    The drug reduces the duration and increases effectiveness of the treatment of mastitis, musculoskeletal and respiratory diseases, and preserves the productive characteristics of animals.

    In its appearance, the drug is a clear light yellow or green yellow liquid.

    The drug is produced packaged in 100 mL glass bottles, sealed with rubber stoppers, reinforced with aluminum caps.

    Ketoprofen 10 %
  • Composition
  • Composition
    1 mL
    Ketoprofen 10%

    100 mg of ketoprofen

  • Pharmacological properties
  • Pharmacological properties

    Ketoprofen, which is included in the drug composition, is a derivative of propionic acid, has a pronounced anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effect, inhibits platelet aggregation. The mechanism of action of ketoprofen is based on inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis as a result of its effect on cyclooxygenase and lipoxygenase mediated arachidonic acid metabolism. The substance stabilizes lysosomal membranes and inhibits neutrophils in animals with arthritis.

    Ketoprofen is rapidly absorbed from the administration site, enters the bloodstream and most organs and tissues, reaching a plasma maximum concentration after 30-40 minutes; more than 98% of ketoprofen binds to plasma proteins and concentrates in the focus of inflammation. Ketoprofen is excreted mainly in the urine.

  • Indications
  • Indications

    Ketoprofen 10% is prescribed to cattle and pigs as anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic drug in the combination therapy of acute and chronic diseases accompanied by inflammatory processes, pain syndromes and hyperthermia of various etiologies (obstetric-gynecological, gastrointestinal, respiratory and musculoskeletal diseases).

  • Dosage and route of administration
  • Dosage and route of administration

    Ketoprofen 10% is administered to animals parenterally at a dose of 3 mL per 100 kg of animal weight (equivalent to 3 mg of ketoprofen per 1 kg of animal weight) daily, once a day for 1-3 days;

    — to cattle – intravenously or intramuscularly;

    — to pigs – intramuscularly.

    The therapy duration depends on the animal condition and is determined by a veterinarian.

  • Restrictions
  • Restrictions

    Cattle slaughter in meat processing after Ketoprofen administration is allowed no earlier than 5 days, and in case of pig slaughter - 4 days, after the last drug injection. The meat of animals compulsorily slaughtered before the periods specified expire can be used as feed for fur-bearing animals.

    Milk of dairy animals during and after the drug therapy is allowed without restrictions.