Ketonal cream 5%

Active ingredient

  • Symptomatic therapy of painful inflammatory processes of various origins (including postoperative and post-traumatic pain, ischialgia, myalgia, sciatica, bruises and muscle strain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, an acute attack of gout, tenosynovitis, bursitis);
  • symptomatic treatment of acute pain syndrome in inflammatory diseases of the musculoskeletal system (only for IM administration)


For external use.

A small amount of cream (about 3-5 cm) is applied with light rubbing movements in a thin layer on the skin above the lesion. The cream is applied 2-3 times/day.

The duration of the treatment without consulting a doctor should not exceed 14 days.


  • systemic mastocytosis
  • low amount of albumin proteins in the blood
  • increased risk of bleeding due to clotting disorder
  • an increased risk of bleeding
  • high blood pressure
  • a blood clot
  • an ulcer from too much stomach acid
  • stomach or intestinal ulcer
  • severe liver disease
  • pregnancy
  • tobacco smoking
  • increased cardiovascular event risk
  • time immediately after coronary bypass surgery
  • kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function


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