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Actron, Nexcede, Orudis, Orudis Kt, Oruvail (ketoprofen) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Ketoprofen was first approved as Actron on 1986-01-09. It is used to treat dysmenorrhea, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against prostaglandin G/H synthase 1 and prostaglandin G/H synthase 2. In addition, it is known to target sodium-coupled monocarboxylate transporter 1.
Trade Name Actron, Nexcede, Orudis, Orudis Kt, Oruvail
Common Name Ketoprofen
Indication dysmenorrhea, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis
Drug Class Anti-inflammatory/analgesic agents (ibuprofen type)
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