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Generic ketoprofen in shatterproof bottles

Category: Anti-Inflammatory

Species: Horses

Active Ingredients: ketoprofen

prescription required

What is KetoMed?

KetoMed (ketoprofen) is recommended for the alleviation of inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders in horses. It is an FDA-approved non-narcotic, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic and antipyetic properties.

Indications

KetoMed is recommended for the alleviation of inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders in horses.

Benefits

  • Bioequivalent to Ketofen® Sterile Solution
  • Bottle is shatterproof plastic
  • Significantly reduces hoof pain associated with chronic laminitis for up to six hours1
  • Showed significant intra-articular anti-inflammatory activity in an experimentally induced acute carpal synovitis model2
  • Therapeutically equivalent to flunixin meglumine in the alleviation of pain in carpal model of arthritis3
  • NSAID of the propionic acid class that includes ibuprofen, naproxen and fenoprofen

1 - Owens JG, Kamerling SG, Stanton SR, Keowen ML. Effects of ketoprofen and phenylbutazone on chronic hoof pain and lameness in the horse. Equine Vet J. 1995;27(4):296-300.
2 - Owens JG, Kamerling SG, Barker SA. Pharmacokinetics of ketoprofen in healthy horses and those with acute synovitis. J Vet Pharmacol Ther. 1995;18(3):187-195.
3 - Longo E, Autefage A, Bayle R, Keister M, Van Gool E. Efficacy of a nonsteroidal anti- inflammatory, ketofen 10% (ketoprofen) in the treatment of colic in horses. J Equine Vet Sci. 1992;12(5):311-315.

Additional Safety Warnings

  • Do not use in horses intended for human consumption
  • This product should not be used in breeding animals since the effects of KetoMed on fertility, pregnancy or fetal health in horses have not been determined.
  • Intra-arterial injection should be avoided.
  • Do not use in horses previously showing hypersensitivity to ketoprofen.

Pack Size

 
List No.Pack SizeCase Size
1KET007

50 mL

12