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Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters
Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

By ZUVENTUS HEALTH CARE LTD
7 Plaster(s) in Packet
322.92*
MRP 379.90
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Ketoprofen(20.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Analgesic/antipyretic

Medical Description

Ketoplast plaster contains Ketoprofen as its active ingredient. It is used to relieve pain, swelling, stiffness in conditions like arthritis (inflammation of the joints) and other musculoskeletal injuries. Ketoplast plaster should not be used in children, pregnant women and if you are allergic to it. It is meant for external use only. Avoid being in the sunlight for too long. You may experience some application site reactions as side effects, but they normally fade away with time. Please consult your doctor if you notice the side effects persist or worsen.
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Uses of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Ketoplast plaster is used to provide relief from musculoskeletal pain and inflammation (affecting the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons and nerves) in conditions like arthritis, muscle injury, etc.

Contraindications of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

  • If you are allergic to Ketoprofen or any other ingredients of Ketoplast plaster.
  • If you have an aspirin-induced history of asthma.
  • If you are pregnant (especially the last 3 months of pregnancy).
  • It should not be applied to the eyes or mucosal membrane.
  • Ketoplast plaster is not recommended for use in children.

Side effects of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

  • Skin redness
  • Rash
  • Itchiness
  • Dry skin
  • Skin irritation, swelling

Precautions and Warnings of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use the Ketoplast plaster during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Ketoplast plaster during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available in pregnant women. In case you are prescribed with this medicine, avoid using it on larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use the Ketoplast plaster while breastfeeding?
A:
Ketoplast plaster should be avoided while breastfeeding, as there is limited safety information available, please consult your doctor before using it.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used the Ketoplast plaster?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Ketoplast plaster on driving, but as it is a topical preparation, it may not affect the driving ability or the ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Ketoplast plaster, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of drinking regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have bronchial asthma.
  • You experience an allergic reaction after using Ketoplast plaster.
  • You are suffering from any skin infection.
  • You are on antibiotics or medicines to treat your fungal infections.
  • You may develop redness, irritation, dryness, itchiness on the skin, if these symptoms get severe, contact your doctor immediately.
  • You must avoid being in the sunlight for too long while on treatment with the Ketoplast plaster and even after 4 weeks of removing the plaster.
  • Do not use Ketoplast plaster on any hairy area of the skin.
  • Ketoplast plaster is not recommended for use in children.

Mode of Action of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

How Does It Work?

Ketoprofen in Ketoplast works by blocking certain chemical substances in the body that cause pain and inflammation.

Directions for Use of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

  • Ketoplast plaster is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by the doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or the leaflet before use.
  • Ketoplast plaster should be applied to a non-hairy skin area.
  • Clean and dry the application area before applying it.
  • Do not cut the plaster or touch the sticky part of the plaster.
  • Ketoplast plaster should be applied immediately after removing it from the protective packaging.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Interactions of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Ketoplast plaster is to be used externally on the skin it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always inform your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.
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  • Especially, if your taking antibiotics or medicines to treat your fungal infection.

Storage and disposal of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Ketoplast plaster should be stored at room temperature protected from moisture and heat. Keep it out of reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Ketoplast Packet Of 7 Plasters

Overdose

As Ketoplast plaster is meant for external application cases of an overdose are unlikely. Do not use it more often than that recommended by your doctor.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed to use the Ketoplast plaster, use it as soon as possible. Do not overuse it just to compensate for the missed usage.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Ketoplast plaster?

A: Ketoplast plaster is used to provide relief from musculoskeletal pain and inflammation (affecting the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons and nerves) in conditions like arthritis, muscle injury, etc.

Q: Can Ketoplast plaster be used in children?

A: Ketoplast plaster is not recommended for use in children.

Q: How to use the Ketoplast plaster?

  • Ketoplast plaster is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by the doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or the leaflet before use.
  • Ketoplast plaster should be applied to a non-hairy skin area.
  • Clean and dry the application area before applying it.
  • Do not cut the plaster or touch the sticky part of the plaster.
  • Ketoplast plaster should be applied immediately after removing it from the protective packaging.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Q: Are there any side effects of using Ketoplast plaster?

A: You may experience some application site reactions like redness, rash, itching, irritation while using the Ketoplast plaster.
Last Updated on: 11 Mar 2021 | 07:30 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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