What is Dexketoprofen?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Dexalgin throat lozenge Enantyum


Dexketoprofen is a non-steriodal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID) that is available in many countries, though is not available in the US. Dexketoprofen is used to relieve pain, tenderness, swelling and stiffness caused by arthritis, or other conditions which may lead to inflammation.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Cluster headaches 1 1
Fibromyalgia 1 0
Pain 1 0
Sore throat 1 0
Tension headache 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Dexketoprofen

Side effect Patients Percentage


Based on patients currently taking Dexketoprofen

Dosage Patients Percentage
25mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Dexketoprofen

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Dexketoprofen


Currently taking Dexketoprofen

Duration Patients Percentage
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Dexketoprofen

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Dexketoprofen after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen Prescription) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Dexketoprofen.