A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) is Orudis (ketoprofen). Ketoprofen works by lowering hormones that are responsible for pain and inflammation in the body.Orudis is used to treat a variety of painful conditions, including arthritis, menstrual cramps, headaches, and dental and muscle pain. Additionally, it lowers fever. There are additional uses for orudis not covered by this medication guide. Users of Welzo can use this article as a resource to learn more about Orudis.

Health Benefits

Orudis has a number of health advantages.

-Reduces pain from a variety of conditions, including arthritis, muscle aches, menstrual cramps, dental pain, and headaches.

-Decreases fever

Side Effects

If you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction, seek immediate medical attention: hives; trouble breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

If you experience any of the following:

breathlessness (even with light exertion);

irregular heartbeats, weakness, and chest pain;

your hands, ankles, or feet swelling;

high blood pressure symptoms include a severe headache, ringing in the ears, confusion, anxiety, and shortness of breath;

nausea, upper stomach pain, itching, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, and jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes) are symptoms of liver problems;

kidney issues-insufficient or infrequent urination, painful or difficult urination, ankle or foot swelling, fatigue or shortness of breath;

pale skin and low red blood cell count (anemia) are unusual weakness, dizziness, shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, increased thirst, and increased urination;;

serious skin reaction: fever, sore throat, swelling of the face or tongue, eye burning, skin pain, then a rash that is red or purple that spreads (especially on the face or upper body) and blisters and peels.


Adults typically take 50 mg twice or three times per day. The maximum daily dose advised is 200 mg.

Mechanism of Action

Orudis' precise mode of operation is unknown.It is believed to function by preventing the production of prostaglandins, which are chemicals involved in inflammation and pain.


There could be drug interactions with orudis.Inform your physician of all medications you take. Prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products are included in this. Never begin a new medication without first consulting your physician.


Orudis is quickly absorbed from the digestive system.Orudis has a bioavailability of about 50%.Within one to two hours, the peak plasma concentration is attained.Plasma proteins are 97% bound to ketoprofen.

Ketoprofen has an elimination half-life of 4 to 6 hours.