Ketodeksal - Instructions For Use, Reviews, Analogues, Price

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Ketodeksal - Instructions For Use, Reviews, Analogues, Price
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Ketodeksal: instructions for use and reviews

  1. 1. Release form and composition
  2. 2. Pharmacological properties
  3. 3. Indications for use
  4. 4. Contraindications
  5. 5. Method of application and dosage
  6. 6. Side effects
  7. 7. Overdose
  8. 8. Special instructions
  9. 9. Application during pregnancy and lactation
  10. 10. In case of impaired renal function
  11. 11. For violations of liver function
  12. 12. Use in the elderly
  13. 13. Drug interactions
  14. 14. Analogs
  15. 15. Terms and conditions of storage
  16. 16. Terms of dispensing from pharmacies
  17. 17. Reviews
  18. 18. Price in pharmacies

Latin name: Ketodexal

ATX code: M01AE17

Active ingredient: dexketoprofen (dexketoprofen)

Manufacturer: SC ROMPHARM Company, SRL (Romania)

Description and photo updated: 20.11.2018

Prices in pharmacies: from 171 rubles.


Solution for intravenous and intramuscular administration Ketodexal
Solution for intravenous and intramuscular administration Ketodexal

Ketodexal is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

Release form and composition

The dosage form of Ketodexal is a solution for intravenous (i / v) and intramuscular (i / m) administration: colorless, transparent (in 2 ml ampoules, in contoured cell packs of 5 ampoules, 1 package in a cardboard box).

Composition of 1 ml solution:

  • active substance: dexketoprofen (in the form of trometamol) - 0.025 g;
  • auxiliary components: water for injection - up to 1 ml; sodium hydroxide solution 1M - up to pH 7.4 ± 0.1; sodium chloride - 0.004 g; ethanol 96% - 0.1 g

Pharmacological properties


Ketodexal has antipyretic, analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects. By inhibiting the synthesis of prostaglandins as a result of suppressing cyclooxygenase, the mechanism of action of the drug is realized.

After 30 minutes after application, the analgesic effect of Ketodexal occurs, which lasts from 4 to 6 hours.

Indications for use

  • pain syndrome of various origins, including toothache, neuralgia, sciatica, sciatica, algomenorrhea, renal colic, pain in bone metastases, post-traumatic / postoperative pain (for relief);
  • acute and chronic metabolic, inflammatory-degenerative, inflammatory pathologies of the musculoskeletal system (for symptomatic therapy).



  • renal / hepatic impairment;
  • severe heart failure;
  • bronchial asthma, including history;
  • active bleeding of various origins;
  • Crohn's disease;
  • nonspecific ulcerative colitis;
  • gastrointestinal bleeding;
  • peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum;
  • increased bleeding;
  • anticoagulant therapy;
  • pregnancy;
  • period of breastfeeding;
  • individual intolerance to the components contained in the preparation.

Relative (diseases / conditions in the presence of which the appointment of Ketodexal requires caution):

  • allergic reactions;
  • systemic connective tissue pathologies;
  • violation of hematopoiesis;
  • use of the drug less than 24 hours before / after using methotrexate;
  • elderly age.

Instructions for the use of Ketodexal: method and dosage

The solution is administered intravenously or intramuscularly.

The recommended single dose is 0.012 5 g from 1 to 6 times a day every 4-6 hours (as needed) or 0.025 g from 1 to 3 times a day every 8 hours.

The maximum dose is 0.075 g per day. The duration of the course of treatment varies from 3 to 5 days (no more).

The daily dose for elderly patients and patients with impaired renal / liver function is 0.05 g (no more).

Side effects

Possible adverse reactions (> 10% - very common;> 1% and 0.1% and 0.01% and <0.1% - rarely; <0.01% - very rare):

  • nervous system: paresthesias, sleep disturbances, nervousness, dizziness, headache;
  • cardiovascular system: increased blood pressure, heart rate;
  • digestive system: abdominal pain, heartburn; rarely - erosive and ulcerative lesions of the gastrointestinal tract;
  • allergic reactions: bronchospasm, skin rash;
  • others: photosensitivity, swelling of the extremities, chills; rarely - renal dysfunction, changes in the picture of peripheral blood.


There are no data on an overdose of Ketodexal.

special instructions

In cases of the development of side effects, as well as in the absence of a therapeutic effect within 3-5 days of therapy, it is necessary to consult a doctor for advice.

Influence on the ability to drive vehicles and complex mechanisms

During the period of use of Ketodexal, patients should be careful when driving and conducting potentially hazardous activities.

Application during pregnancy and lactation

The drug is contraindicated for use during pregnancy and lactation.

With impaired renal function

According to the instructions, Ketodexal is contraindicated in renal failure.

For violations of liver function

The drug is contraindicated in patients with hepatic impairment.

Use in the elderly

The drug is used with caution in elderly patients at a reduced dose.

Drug interactions

With the combined use of dexketoprofen with certain drugs / substances, the following effects may develop:

  • methotrexate: its concentration in blood plasma may increase when dexketoprofen is used less than 24 hours before / after the end of methotrexate therapy;
  • other NSAIDs: the risk of side effects increases;
  • lithium preparations: an increase in the concentration of dexketoprofen in blood plasma is possible.


Dexonal, Dexalgin and Flamadex are analogs of Ketodexal.

Terms and conditions of storage

Store in a place protected from light and moisture at temperatures up to 25 ° C. Keep out of the reach of children.

The shelf life is 5 years.

Terms of dispensing from pharmacies

Dispensed by prescription.

Reviews about Ketodexal

There are few reviews of Ketodexal, indicating the effectiveness of the drug.

The price of Ketodexal in pharmacies

The approximate price of Ketodexal solution for intravenous and intramuscular administration (5 ampoules of 2 ml each) is 233 rubles.

Ketodexal: prices in online pharmacies

Drug name



Ketodexal 25 mg / ml solution for intravenous and intramuscular administration 2 ml 5 pcs.

171 r


Anna Kozlova
Anna Kozlova

Anna Kozlova Medical journalist About the author

Education: Rostov State Medical University, specialty "General Medicine".

Information about the drug is generalized, provided for informational purposes only and does not replace the official instructions. Self-medication is hazardous to health!

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